# Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Sioux Falls, SD (FSD)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Sioux Falls (Los Angeles International Airport – Sioux Falls Regional Airport) is 1340 miles / 2156 kilometers / 1164 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 2 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Sioux Falls (FSD) is 1653 miles / 2661 kilometers and travel time by car is about 27 hours 58 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Sioux Falls.

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Sioux Falls Regional Airport (FSD).

## How far is Sioux Falls from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1339.908 miles
• 2156.373 kilometers
• 1164.348 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
• 1338.007 miles
• 2153.313 kilometers
• 1162.696 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 Sioux Falls Regional Airport
City: Sioux Falls, SD
Country: United States
IATA Code: FSD
ICAO Code: KFSD
Coordinates: 43°34′55″N, 96°44′30″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Sioux Falls is 2 hours. Sioux Falls is 2 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 169 kg (373 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Sioux Falls (FSD).

Distance:
1340
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1340

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