# Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Molokai, HI (MKK)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Molokai (Los Angeles International Airport – Molokai Airport) is 2515 miles / 4047 kilometers / 2185 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 15 minutes.

## Map of flight path from Los Angeles to Molokai.

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Molokai Airport (MKK).

## How far is Molokai from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2514.540 miles
• 4046.760 kilometers
• 2185.076 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
• 2511.556 miles
• 4041.958 kilometers
• 2182.483 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 Molokai Airport
City: Molokai, HI
Country: United States
IATA Code: MKK
ICAO Code: PHMK
Coordinates: 21°9′10″N, 157°5′45″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Molokai is 3 hours. Molokai is 3 hours behind Los Angeles.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 277 kg (610 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Molokai (MKK).

Distance:
2515
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2515

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