# Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Punta Gorda, FL (PGD)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Punta Gorda (Los Angeles International Airport – Punta Gorda Airport (Florida)) is 2215 miles / 3564 kilometers / 1925 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 41 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Punta Gorda (PGD) is 2639 miles / 4247 kilometers and travel time by car is about 43 hours 50 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Punta Gorda Airport (Florida) (PGD).

## How far is Punta Gorda from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2214.863 miles
• 3564.477 kilometers
• 1924.664 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
• 2211.018 miles
• 3558.289 kilometers
• 1921.322 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 Punta Gorda Airport (Florida)
City: Punta Gorda, FL
Country: United States
IATA Code: PGD
ICAO Code: KPGD
Coordinates: 26°55′12″N, 81°59′25″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 242 kg (534 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Punta Gorda (PGD).

Distance:
2215
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2215

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