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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Kansas City, MO (MCI)

Distance from Los Angeles to Kansas City (Los Angeles International Airport – Kansas City International Airport) is 1363 miles / 2194 kilometers / 1185 nautical miles.

How far is Kansas City from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1363.300 miles
  • 2194.019 kilometers
  • 1184.675 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
  • 1360.589 miles
  • 2189.656 kilometers
  • 1182.319 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Kansas City International Airport (MCI) is 3 hours 4 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Los Angeles
Kansas City

Los Angeles, CA

 PST

Kansas City, MO

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 167 kg (368 pounds).

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 Kansas City International Airport
City: Kansas City, MO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MCI
ICAO Code: KMCI
Coordinates: 39°17′51″N, 94°42′50″W

Map

Los Angeles to Kansas City flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Kansas City (MCI).

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Air miles:
1363
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1363

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