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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Melbourne, FL (MLB)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Melbourne (Los Angeles International Airport – Orlando Melbourne International Airport) is 2263 miles / 3642 kilometers / 1967 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 47 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Melbourne (MLB) is 2591 miles / 4170 kilometers and travel time by car is about 43 hours 9 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Orlando Melbourne International Airport (MLB).

How far is Melbourne from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2263.329 miles
  • 3642.475 kilometers
  • 1966.779 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
  • 2259.144 miles
  • 3635.740 kilometers
  • 1963.143 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 Orlando Melbourne International Airport
City: Melbourne, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MLB
ICAO Code: KMLB
Coordinates: 28°6′10″N, 80°38′43″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Melbourne is 3 hours. Melbourne is 3 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

Time Difference

Los Angeles, CA

 PST

Melbourne, FL

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 248 kg (546 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Melbourne (MLB).

Distance:
2263
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2263

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