Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Plattsburgh, NY (PBG)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Plattsburgh (Los Angeles International Airport – Plattsburgh International Airport) is 2485 miles / 3999 kilometers / 2159 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 12 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Plattsburgh (PBG) is 2880 miles / 4635 kilometers and travel time by car is about 49 hours 21 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Plattsburgh International Airport (PBG).

How far is Plattsburgh from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2484.837 miles
• 3998.957 kilometers
• 2159.264 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
• 2479.627 miles
• 3990.574 kilometers
• 2154.737 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 Plattsburgh International Airport
City: Plattsburgh, NY
Country: United States
IATA Code: PBG
ICAO Code: KPBG
Coordinates: 44°39′3″N, 73°28′5″W

Time difference and current local times

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

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 273 kg (603 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Plattsburgh (PBG).

Distance:
2485
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2485

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