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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Fort Lauderdale, FL (FLL)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Fort Lauderdale (Los Angeles International Airport – Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport) is 2342 miles / 3770 kilometers / 2035 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 56 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) is 2732 miles / 4397 kilometers and travel time by car is about 45 hours 26 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Fort Lauderdale.

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport (FLL).

How far is Fort Lauderdale from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2342.304 miles
  • 3769.572 kilometers
  • 2035.406 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
  • 2338.362 miles
  • 3763.228 kilometers
  • 2031.981 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 Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport
City: Fort Lauderdale, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FLL
ICAO Code: KFLL
Coordinates: 26°4′21″N, 80°9′9″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Fort Lauderdale is 3 hours. Fort Lauderdale is 3 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

Time Difference

Los Angeles, CA

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Fort Lauderdale, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 257 kg (566 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Fort Lauderdale (FLL).

Distance:
2342
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2342

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