# 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
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
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.

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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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