# Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Indianapolis, IN (IND)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Indianapolis (Los Angeles International Airport – Indianapolis International Airport) is 1814 miles / 2919 kilometers / 1576 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 56 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Indianapolis (IND) is 2070 miles / 3332 kilometers and travel time by car is about 34 hours 22 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Indianapolis International Airport (IND).

## How far is Indianapolis from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1813.808 miles
• 2919.042 kilometers
• 1576.156 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
• 1809.981 miles
• 2912.882 kilometers
• 1572.830 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 Indianapolis International Airport
City: Indianapolis, IN
Country: United States
IATA Code: IND
ICAO Code: KIND
Coordinates: 39°43′2″N, 86°17′39″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 201 kg (443 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Indianapolis (IND).

Distance:
1814
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1814

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