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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Oaxaca (OAX)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Oaxaca (Los Angeles International Airport – Oaxaca International Airport) is 1780 miles / 2865 kilometers / 1547 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 52 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Oaxaca (OAX) is 2213 miles / 3561 kilometers and travel time by car is about 38 hours 51 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Oaxaca International Airport (OAX).

How far is Oaxaca from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1780.172 miles
  • 2864.909 kilometers
  • 1546.927 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
  • 1781.236 miles
  • 2866.622 kilometers
  • 1547.852 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 Oaxaca International Airport
City: Oaxaca
Country: Mexico Flag of Mexico
IATA Code: OAX
ICAO Code: MMOX
Coordinates: 16°59′59″N, 96°43′35″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Oaxaca is 1 hour. Oaxaca is 1 hour ahead of Los Angeles.

Time Difference

Los Angeles, CA

 PDT

Oaxaca

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 199 kg (438 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Oaxaca (OAX).

Distance:
1780
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1780

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