Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Minneapolis.
Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport (MSP).
How far is Minneapolis from Los Angeles?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Minneapolis. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1535.398 miles
- 2470.984 kilometers
- 1334.225 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
- 1533.108 miles
- 2467.298 kilometers
- 1332.234 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).
|A||Los Angeles International Airport|
|City:||Los Angeles, CA|
|B||Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport|
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Los Angeles and Minneapolis is 2 hours. Minneapolis is 2 hours ahead of Los Angeles.
Los Angeles, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 182 kg (401 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Los Angeles (LAX) → Minneapolis (MSP).