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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Lansing, MI (LAN)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Lansing (Los Angeles International Airport – Capital Region International Airport) is 1920 miles / 3090 kilometers / 1669 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 8 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Lansing (LAN) is 2236 miles / 3599 kilometers and travel time by car is about 36 hours 59 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Capital Region International Airport (LAN).

How far is Lansing from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1920.248 miles
  • 3090.339 kilometers
  • 1668.649 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
  • 1916.435 miles
  • 3084.202 kilometers
  • 1665.336 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 Capital Region International Airport
City: Lansing, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAN
ICAO Code: KLAN
Coordinates: 42°46′43″N, 84°35′14″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Los Angeles, CA

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Lansing, MI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 212 kg (467 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Lansing (LAN).

Distance:
1920
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1920

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