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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Milwaukee, WI (MKE)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Milwaukee (Los Angeles International Airport – Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport) is 1756 miles / 2826 kilometers / 1526 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 49 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Milwaukee (MKE) is 2069 miles / 3330 kilometers and travel time by car is about 36 hours 13 minutes.

Los Angeles – Milwaukee

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1756
Miles
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2826
Kilometers
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1526
Nautical miles

How far is Milwaukee from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1755.956 miles
  • 2825.938 kilometers
  • 1525.884 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
  • 1752.636 miles
  • 2820.594 kilometers
  • 1522.999 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 to Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport is 3 hours 49 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Los Angeles and Milwaukee is 2 hours. Milwaukee is 2 hours ahead of Los Angeles.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Los Angeles to Milwaukee generates about 197 kg of CO2 per passenger, 197 kilograms is equal to 434 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Milwaukee

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport (MKE).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport
City: Milwaukee, WI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MKE
ICAO Code: KMKE
Coordinates: 42°56′49″N, 87°53′47″W

Airlines flying from Los Angeles (LAX) to Milwaukee (MKE)

AirTran Airways
Southwest Airlines