# Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Lubbock, TX (LBB)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Lubbock (Los Angeles International Airport – Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport) is 953 miles / 1534 kilometers / 828 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 18 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Lubbock (LBB) is 1127 miles / 1813 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 40 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport (LBB).

## How far is Lubbock from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 953.412 miles
• 1534.368 kilometers
• 828.493 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
• 951.361 miles
• 1531.068 kilometers
• 826.710 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 Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport
City: Lubbock, TX
Country: United States
IATA Code: LBB
ICAO Code: KLBB
Coordinates: 33°39′48″N, 101°49′22″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 148 kg (325 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Lubbock (LBB).

Distance:
953
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
953

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