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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Long Beach, CA (LGB)

Distance from Los Angeles to Long Beach (Los Angeles International Airport – Long Beach Airport) is 17 miles / 27 kilometers / 15 nautical miles.

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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Long Beach Airport (LGB) is 31 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Los Angeles and Long Beach.

Time Difference

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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 Long Beach Airport
City: Long Beach, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LGB
ICAO Code: KLGB
Coordinates: 33°49′3″N, 118°9′7″W

Los Angeles to Long Beach flight path

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Long Beach Airport (LGB).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Long Beach (LGB).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
17

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