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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Lima (LIM)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Lima (Los Angeles International Airport – Lima Jorge Chávez International Airport) is 4167 miles / 6706 kilometers / 3621 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 8 hours 23 minutes.

Map of flight path from Los Angeles to Lima.

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Lima Jorge Chávez International Airport (LIM).

How far is Lima from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4166.994 miles
  • 6706.127 kilometers
  • 3621.019 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
  • 4175.987 miles
  • 6720.600 kilometers
  • 3628.834 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 Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″W

B Lima Jorge Chávez International Airport
City: Lima
Country: Perú Flag of Perú
IATA Code: LIM
ICAO Code: SPIM
Coordinates: 12°1′18″S, 77°6′51″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Lima is 2 hours. Lima is 2 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

Time Difference

Los Angeles, CA

 PDT

Lima

 -05

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 484 kg (1 067 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Lima (LIM).

Distance:
4167
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4167

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