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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Omaha, NE (OMA)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Omaha (Los Angeles International Airport – Eppley Airfield) is 1330 miles / 2141 kilometers / 1156 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Omaha (OMA) is 1573 miles / 2531 kilometers and travel time by car is about 27 hours 11 minutes.

Los Angeles – Omaha

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1330
Miles
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2141
Kilometers
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1156
Nautical miles

How far is Omaha 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)
  • 1330.296 miles
  • 2140.905 kilometers
  • 1155.996 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
  • 1327.972 miles
  • 2137.163 kilometers
  • 1153.976 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 Omaha is 3 hours 1 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Omaha is 2 hours. Omaha is 2 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

Los Angeles time to Omaha time converter

Time in Los Angeles: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Omaha: 00:00

Current local times

Los Angeles, CA

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Omaha, NE

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Los Angeles to Omaha generates about 169 kg of CO2 per passenger, 169 kilograms is equal to 372 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 Omaha

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Eppley Airfield (OMA).

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 Eppley Airfield
City: Omaha, NE
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: OMA
ICAO Code: KOMA
Coordinates: 41°18′11″N, 95°53′38″W