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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Paris (ORY)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Paris (Los Angeles International Airport – Paris Orly Airport) is 5677 miles / 9136 kilometers / 4933 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 11 hours 14 minutes.

Map of flight path from Los Angeles to Paris.

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Paris Orly Airport (ORY).

How far is Paris from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5677.020 miles
  • 9136.278 kilometers
  • 4933.195 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
  • 5663.613 miles
  • 9114.702 kilometers
  • 4921.546 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 Paris Orly Airport
City: Paris
Country: France Flag of France
IATA Code: ORY
ICAO Code: LFPO
Coordinates: 48°43′31″N, 2°21′33″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Paris is 9 hours. Paris is 9 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

Time Difference

Los Angeles, CA

 PST

Paris

 CET

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 673 kg (1 484 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Paris (ORY).

Distance:
5677
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5677

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