# Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Nome, AK (OME)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Nome (Los Angeles International Airport – Nome Airport) is 2881 miles / 4637 kilometers / 2504 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 57 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Nome (OME) is 4174 miles / 6717 kilometers and travel time by car is about 147 hours 43 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Nome Airport (OME).

## How far is Nome from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2881.259 miles
• 4636.938 kilometers
• 2503.746 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
• 2877.145 miles
• 4630.316 kilometers
• 2500.171 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
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″W

B Nome Airport
City: Nome, AK
Country: United States
IATA Code: OME
ICAO Code: PAOM
Coordinates: 64°30′43″N, 165°26′42″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Nome is 1 hour. Nome is 1 hour behind Los Angeles.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 325 kg (717 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Nome (OME).

Distance:
2881
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2881

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