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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and El Paso, TX (ELP)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to El Paso (Los Angeles International Airport – El Paso International Airport) is 714 miles / 1150 kilometers / 621 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 51 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to El Paso (ELP) is 826 miles / 1329 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 50 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to El Paso.

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and El Paso International Airport (ELP).

How far is El Paso from Los Angeles?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and El Paso. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 714.403 miles
  • 1149.721 kilometers
  • 620.800 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 713.045 miles
  • 1147.535 kilometers
  • 619.619 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Los Angeles International Airport
City: Los Angeles, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″W

B El Paso International Airport
City: El Paso, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ELP
ICAO Code: KELP
Coordinates: 31°48′25″N, 106°22′40″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and El Paso is 1 hour. El Paso is 1 hour ahead of Los Angeles.

Time Difference

Los Angeles, CA

 PDT

El Paso, TX

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 126 kg (278 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → El Paso (ELP).

Distance:
714
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
714

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