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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Launceston (LST)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Launceston (Los Angeles International Airport – Launceston Airport) is 7917 miles / 12741 kilometers / 6879 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 15 hours 29 minutes.

Map of flight path from Los Angeles to Launceston.

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Launceston Airport (LST).

How far is Launceston from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 7916.747 miles
  • 12740.769 kilometers
  • 6879.465 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
  • 7924.324 miles
  • 12752.963 kilometers
  • 6886.049 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 Launceston Airport
City: Launceston
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: LST
ICAO Code: YMLT
Coordinates: 41°32′43″S, 147°12′50″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Launceston is 17 hours. Launceston is 17 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

Time Difference

Los Angeles, CA

 PDT

Launceston

 AEST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 986 kg (2 174 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Launceston (LST).

Distance:
7917
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
7917

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