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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Lewiston, ID (LWS)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Lewiston (Los Angeles International Airport – Lewiston–Nez Perce County Airport) is 861 miles / 1385 kilometers / 748 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 7 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Lewiston (LWS) is 1085 miles / 1746 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 39 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Lewiston–Nez Perce County Airport (LWS).

How far is Lewiston from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 860.884 miles
  • 1385.459 kilometers
  • 748.088 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
  • 862.074 miles
  • 1387.374 kilometers
  • 749.122 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 Lewiston–Nez Perce County Airport
City: Lewiston, ID
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LWS
ICAO Code: KLWS
Coordinates: 46°22′28″N, 117°0′53″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Los Angeles and Lewiston.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 140 kg (309 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Lewiston (LWS).

Distance:
861
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
861

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