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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Norfolk, VA (ORF)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Norfolk (Los Angeles International Airport – Norfolk International Airport) is 2371 miles / 3816 kilometers / 2061 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 59 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Norfolk (ORF) is 2749 miles / 4424 kilometers and travel time by car is about 49 hours 1 minutes.

Los Angeles – Norfolk

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2371
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3816
Kilometers
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2061
Nautical miles

How far is Norfolk 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)
  • 2371.235 miles
  • 3816.133 kilometers
  • 2060.547 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
  • 2366.003 miles
  • 3807.712 kilometers
  • 2056.000 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 Norfolk is 4 hours 59 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Norfolk is 3 hours. Norfolk is 3 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

Los Angeles time to Norfolk time converter

Time in Los Angeles: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Norfolk: 00:00

Current local times

Los Angeles, CA

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Norfolk, VA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Los Angeles to Norfolk generates about 260 kg of CO2 per passenger, 260 kilograms is equal to 574 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 Norfolk

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Norfolk International Airport (ORF).

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 Norfolk International Airport
City: Norfolk, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ORF
ICAO Code: KORF
Coordinates: 36°53′40″N, 76°12′4″W