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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Kamuela, HI (MUE)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Kamuela (Los Angeles International Airport – Waimea-Kohala Airport) is 2474 miles / 3981 kilometers / 2149 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 10 minutes.

Map of flight path from Los Angeles to Kamuela.

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Waimea-Kohala Airport (MUE).

How far is Kamuela from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2473.537 miles
  • 3980.771 kilometers
  • 2149.444 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
  • 2471.050 miles
  • 3976.770 kilometers
  • 2147.284 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 Waimea-Kohala Airport
City: Kamuela, HI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MUE
ICAO Code: PHMU
Coordinates: 20°0′4″N, 155°40′4″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Los Angeles, CA

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Kamuela, HI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 276 kg (609 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Kamuela (MUE).

Distance:
2474
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2474

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