Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Pierre, SD (PIR)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Pierre (Los Angeles International Airport – Pierre Regional Airport) is 1206 miles / 1941 kilometers / 1048 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 47 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Pierre (PIR) is 1531 miles / 2464 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 50 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Pierre Regional Airport (PIR).

How far is Pierre from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1206.162 miles
• 1941.129 kilometers
• 1048.126 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
• 1204.946 miles
• 1939.173 kilometers
• 1047.070 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 Pierre Regional Airport
City: Pierre, SD
Country: United States
IATA Code: PIR
ICAO Code: KPIR
Coordinates: 44°22′57″N, 100°17′9″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Pierre is 2 hours. Pierre is 2 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 162 kg (356 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Pierre (PIR).

Distance:
1206
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1206

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