Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Puerto Jimenez (PJM)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Puerto Jimenez (Los Angeles International Airport – Puerto Jiménez Airport) is 2835 miles / 4563 kilometers / 2464 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 52 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Puerto Jimenez (PJM) is 3678 miles / 5919 kilometers and travel time by car is about 69 hours 35 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Puerto Jiménez Airport (PJM).

How far is Puerto Jimenez from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2835.333 miles
• 4563.026 kilometers
• 2463.837 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
• 2837.060 miles
• 4565.805 kilometers
• 2465.338 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 Puerto Jiménez Airport
City: Puerto Jimenez
Country: Costa Rica
IATA Code: PJM
ICAO Code: MRPJ
Coordinates: 8°31′59″N, 83°18′0″W

Time difference and current local times

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

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 315 kg (694 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Puerto Jimenez (PJM).

Distance:
2835
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2835

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