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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Ketchikan, AK (KTN)

Distance from Los Angeles to Ketchikan (Los Angeles International Airport – Ketchikan International Airport) is 1611 miles / 2593 kilometers / 1400 nautical miles.

How far is Ketchikan from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1610.985 miles
  • 2592.629 kilometers
  • 1399.908 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
  • 1611.146 miles
  • 2592.888 kilometers
  • 1400.047 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 Ketchikan International Airport (KTN) is 3 hours 33 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Ketchikan is 1 hour. Ketchikan is 1 hour behind Los Angeles.

Time Difference

Los Angeles
Ketchikan

Los Angeles, CA

 PST

Ketchikan, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 176 kg (389 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 Ketchikan International Airport
City: Ketchikan, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: KTN
ICAO Code: PAKT
Coordinates: 55°21′19″N, 131°42′38″W

Map

Los Angeles to Ketchikan flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Ketchikan (KTN).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1611

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