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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Xalapa (JAL)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Xalapa (Los Angeles International Airport – El Lencero Airport) is 1660 miles / 2672 kilometers / 1443 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 38 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Xalapa (JAL) is 2093 miles / 3369 kilometers and travel time by car is about 36 hours 40 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and El Lencero Airport (JAL).

How far is Xalapa from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1660.290 miles
  • 2671.977 kilometers
  • 1442.752 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
  • 1660.503 miles
  • 2672.321 kilometers
  • 1442.938 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 Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″W

B El Lencero Airport
City: Xalapa
Country: Mexico Flag of Mexico
IATA Code: JAL
ICAO Code: MMJA
Coordinates: 19°28′30″N, 96°47′51″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Los Angeles, CA

 PST

Xalapa

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 190 kg (419 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Xalapa (JAL).

Distance:
1660
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1660

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