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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Kona, HI (KOA)

Distance from Los Angeles to Kona (Los Angeles International Airport – Kona International Airport) is 2504 miles / 4030 kilometers / 2176 nautical miles.

How far is Kona from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2503.910 miles
  • 4029.652 kilometers
  • 2175.838 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
  • 2501.438 miles
  • 4025.674 kilometers
  • 2173.690 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Kona International Airport (KOA) is 5 hours 14 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Kona is 2 hours. Kona is 2 hours behind Los Angeles.

Time Difference

Los Angeles
Kona

Los Angeles, CA

 PST

Kona, HI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 295 kg (650 pounds).

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 Kona International Airport
City: Kona, HI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: KOA
ICAO Code: PHKO
Coordinates: 19°44′19″N, 156°2′45″W

Map

Los Angeles to Kona flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Kona (KOA).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2504

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