# Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Lancaster, PA (LNS)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Lancaster (Los Angeles International Airport – Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania)) is 2345 miles / 3773 kilometers / 2037 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 56 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Lancaster (LNS) is 2653 miles / 4270 kilometers and travel time by car is about 44 hours 56 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Lancaster.

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania) (LNS).

## How far is Lancaster from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2344.515 miles
• 3773.131 kilometers
• 2037.328 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
• 2339.388 miles
• 3764.880 kilometers
• 2032.873 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 Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania)
City: Lancaster, PA
Country: United States
IATA Code: LNS
ICAO Code: KLNS
Coordinates: 40°7′18″N, 76°17′45″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Lancaster is 3 hours. Lancaster is 3 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 257 kg (567 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Lancaster (LNS).

Distance:
2345
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2345

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