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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Oakland, CA (OAK)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Oakland (Los Angeles International Airport – Oakland International Airport) is 337 miles / 543 kilometers / 293 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 8 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Oakland (OAK) is 370 miles / 596 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 52 minutes.

Los Angeles – Oakland

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337
Miles
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543
Kilometers
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293
Nautical miles

How far is Oakland from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 337.128 miles
  • 542.555 kilometers
  • 292.956 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
  • 337.255 miles
  • 542.760 kilometers
  • 293.067 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Los Angeles to Oakland is 1 hour 8 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Los Angeles and Oakland.

Los Angeles time to Oakland time converter

Time in Los Angeles: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Oakland: 00:00

Current local times

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Los Angeles to Oakland generates about 75 kg of CO2 per passenger, 75 kilograms is equal to 165 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Oakland

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Oakland International Airport (OAK).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Oakland International Airport
City: Oakland, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: OAK
ICAO Code: KOAK
Coordinates: 37°43′16″N, 122°13′15″W

Airlines flying from Los Angeles (LAX) to Oakland (OAK)

AirTran Airways
Delta Air Lines
Southwest Airlines