# Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Wilmington, DE (ILG)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Wilmington (Los Angeles International Airport – Wilmington Airport (Delaware)) is 2383 miles / 3835 kilometers / 2071 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Wilmington (ILG) is 2719 miles / 4376 kilometers and travel time by car is about 45 hours 58 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Wilmington Airport (Delaware) (ILG).

## How far is Wilmington from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2383.051 miles
• 3835.149 kilometers
• 2070.815 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
• 2377.815 miles
• 3826.722 kilometers
• 2066.265 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 Wilmington Airport (Delaware)
City: Wilmington, DE
Country: United States
IATA Code: ILG
ICAO Code: KILG
Coordinates: 39°40′43″N, 75°36′23″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Wilmington is 3 hours. Wilmington is 3 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 262 kg (577 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Wilmington (ILG).

Distance:
2383
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2383

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