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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Liberal, KS (LBL)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Liberal (Los Angeles International Airport – Liberal Mid-America Regional Airport) is 1005 miles / 1618 kilometers / 873 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 24 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Liberal (LBL) is 1194 miles / 1922 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 6 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Liberal Mid-America Regional Airport (LBL).

How far is Liberal from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1005.156 miles
  • 1617.641 kilometers
  • 873.456 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
  • 1003.102 miles
  • 1614.337 kilometers
  • 871.672 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 Liberal Mid-America Regional Airport
City: Liberal, KS
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LBL
ICAO Code: KLBL
Coordinates: 37°2′39″N, 100°57′35″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Los Angeles, CA

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Liberal, KS

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 151 kg (333 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Liberal (LBL).

Distance:
1005
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1005

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