# Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Grand Island, NE (GRI)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Grand Island (Los Angeles International Airport – Central Nebraska Regional Airport) is 1203 miles / 1936 kilometers / 1045 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Grand Island (GRI) is 1439 miles / 2316 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 24 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Grand Island.

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Central Nebraska Regional Airport (GRI).

## How far is Grand Island from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1202.820 miles
• 1935.751 kilometers
• 1045.222 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
• 1200.817 miles
• 1932.527 kilometers
• 1043.481 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

City: Grand Island, NE
Country: United States
IATA Code: GRI
ICAO Code: KGRI
Coordinates: 40°58′2″N, 98°18′34″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Grand Island is 2 hours. Grand Island is 2 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 162 kg (356 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Grand Island (GRI).

Distance:
1203
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1203

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