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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Pittsburgh, PA (PIT)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Pittsburgh (Los Angeles International Airport – Pittsburgh International Airport) is 2136 miles / 3437 kilometers / 1856 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 32 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Pittsburgh (PIT) is 2428 miles / 3908 kilometers and travel time by car is about 43 hours 25 minutes.

Los Angeles – Pittsburgh

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2136
Miles
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3437
Kilometers
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1856
Nautical miles

How far is Pittsburgh from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2135.918 miles
  • 3437.427 kilometers
  • 1856.062 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
  • 2131.330 miles
  • 3430.043 kilometers
  • 1852.075 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Los Angeles to Pittsburgh is 4 hours 32 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Los Angeles time to Pittsburgh time converter

Time in Los Angeles: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Pittsburgh: 00:00

Current local times

Los Angeles, CA

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Pittsburgh, PA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Los Angeles to Pittsburgh generates about 233 kg of CO2 per passenger, 233 kilograms is equal to 514 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Pittsburgh

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Pittsburgh International Airport
City: Pittsburgh, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PIT
ICAO Code: KPIT
Coordinates: 40°29′29″N, 80°13′58″W

Airlines flying from Los Angeles (LAX) to Pittsburgh (PIT)

Alaska Airlines
American Airlines
United Airlines