Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Long Beach.
Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Long Beach Airport (LGB).
How far is Long Beach from Los Angeles?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Long Beach. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 17.046 miles
- 27.432 kilometers
- 14.812 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
- 17.029 miles
- 27.406 kilometers
- 14.798 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).
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Los Angeles and Long Beach.
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Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Los Angeles (LAX) → Long Beach (LGB).