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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Golfito (GLF)

Distance from Los Angeles to Golfito (Los Angeles International Airport – Golfito Airport) is 2836 miles / 4563 kilometers / 2464 nautical miles.

How far is Golfito from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2835.535 miles
  • 4563.351 kilometers
  • 2464.012 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
  • 2837.192 miles
  • 4566.019 kilometers
  • 2465.453 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Golfito Airport (GLF) is 5 hours 52 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 320 kg (704 pounds).

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 Golfito Airport
City: Golfito
Country: Costa Rica Flag of Costa Rica
IATA Code: GLF
ICAO Code: MRGF
Coordinates: 8°39′14″N, 83°10′55″W

Los Angeles to Golfito flight path

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Golfito Airport (GLF).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Golfito (GLF).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2836

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