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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Columbus, OH (LCK)

Distance from Los Angeles to Columbus (Los Angeles International Airport – Rickenbacker International Airport) is 1993 miles / 3208 kilometers / 1732 nautical miles.

How far is Columbus from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1993.154 miles
  • 3207.670 kilometers
  • 1732.003 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
  • 1988.883 miles
  • 3200.797 kilometers
  • 1728.292 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 Rickenbacker International Airport (LCK) is 4 hours 16 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 220 kg (486 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 Rickenbacker International Airport
City: Columbus, OH
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LCK
ICAO Code: KLCK
Coordinates: 39°48′49″N, 82°55′40″W

Map

Los Angeles to Columbus flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Columbus (LCK).

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