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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Sierra Vista, AZ (FHU)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Sierra Vista (Los Angeles International Airport – Sierra Vista Municipal Airport) is 497 miles / 799 kilometers / 431 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 26 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Sierra Vista (FHU) is 570 miles / 917 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 41 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Sierra Vista.

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Sierra Vista Municipal Airport (FHU).

How far is Sierra Vista from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 496.560 miles
  • 799.135 kilometers
  • 431.498 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
  • 495.771 miles
  • 797.866 kilometers
  • 430.813 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 Sierra Vista Municipal Airport
City: Sierra Vista, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FHU
ICAO Code: KFHU
Coordinates: 31°35′18″N, 110°20′38″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Los Angeles and Sierra Vista.

Time Difference

Los Angeles, CA

 PDT

Sierra Vista, AZ

 MST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 98 kg (216 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Sierra Vista (FHU).

Distance:
497
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
497

Round trip?