# Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Lihue, HI (LIH)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Lihue (Los Angeles International Airport – Lihue Airport) is 2615 miles / 4209 kilometers / 2272 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 27 minutes.

## Map of flight path from Los Angeles to Lihue.

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Lihue Airport (LIH).

## How far is Lihue from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2615.123 miles
• 4208.633 kilometers
• 2272.480 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
• 2611.638 miles
• 4203.024 kilometers
• 2269.451 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
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″W

B Lihue Airport
City: Lihue, HI
Country: United States
IATA Code: LIH
ICAO Code: PHLI
Coordinates: 21°58′33″N, 159°20′20″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Lihue is 3 hours. Lihue is 3 hours behind Los Angeles.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 289 kg (636 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Lihue (LIH).

Distance:
2615
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2615

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