How far is London from Los Angeles?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and London. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 5479.679 miles
- 8818.689 kilometers
- 4761.711 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
- 5466.600 miles
- 8797.640 kilometers
- 4750.346 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).
Estimated flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 10 hours 52 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Los Angeles and London is 8 hours. London is 8 hours ahead of Los Angeles.
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Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 655 kg (1 444 pounds).
Los Angeles to London flight path
Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Gatwick Airport (LGW).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Los Angeles (LAX) → London (LGW).