Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Modesto.
Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Modesto City–County Airport (MOD).
How far is Modesto from Los Angeles?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Modesto. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 291.418 miles
- 468.992 kilometers
- 253.236 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
- 291.739 miles
- 469.508 kilometers
- 253.514 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).
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Los Angeles and Modesto.
Los Angeles, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 65 kg (144 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Los Angeles (LAX) → Modesto (MOD).