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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and São Paulo (GRU)

Distance from Los Angeles International Airport to São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport is 6156 miles / 9907 kilometers / 5350 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 6156.150 miles
  • 9907.363 kilometers
  • 5349.548 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
  • 6163.124 miles
  • 9918.587 kilometers
  • 5355.608 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport (GRU) is 12 hours 9 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and São Paulo is 6 hours. São Paulo is 6 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

Time Difference

Los Angeles
São Paulo

Los Angeles, CA

 PST

São Paulo

 -02

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 São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport
City: São Paulo
Country: Brazil Flag of Brazil
IATA Code: GRU
ICAO Code: SBGR
Coordinates: 23°26′8″S, 46°28′23″W

Map

Flight map from Los Angeles to São Paulo.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → São Paulo (GRU).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
6156

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