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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and St Petersburg, FL (PIE)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to St Petersburg (Los Angeles International Airport – St. Pete–Clearwater International Airport) is 2151 miles / 3461 kilometers / 1869 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 34 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to St Petersburg (PIE) is 2559 miles / 4118 kilometers and travel time by car is about 42 hours 39 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and St. Pete–Clearwater International Airport (PIE).

How far is St Petersburg from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2150.561 miles
  • 3460.993 kilometers
  • 1868.787 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
  • 2146.658 miles
  • 3454.711 kilometers
  • 1865.395 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 St. Pete–Clearwater International Airport
City: St Petersburg, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PIE
ICAO Code: KPIE
Coordinates: 27°54′36″N, 82°41′14″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Los Angeles, CA

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St Petersburg, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 235 kg (517 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → St Petersburg (PIE).

Distance:
2151
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2151

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