# Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Palmar Sur (PMZ)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Palmar Sur (Los Angeles International Airport – Palmar Sur Airport) is 2807 miles / 4518 kilometers / 2439 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 48 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Palmar Sur (PMZ) is 3611 miles / 5812 kilometers and travel time by car is about 67 hours 56 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Palmar Sur.

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Palmar Sur Airport (PMZ).

## How far is Palmar Sur from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2807.293 miles
• 4517.901 kilometers
• 2439.471 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
• 2808.889 miles
• 4520.468 kilometers
• 2440.857 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 Palmar Sur Airport
City: Palmar Sur
Country: Costa Rica
IATA Code: PMZ
ICAO Code: MRPM
Coordinates: 8°57′3″N, 83°28′6″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Palmar Sur is 1 hour. Palmar Sur is 1 hour ahead of Los Angeles.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 311 kg (686 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Palmar Sur (PMZ).

Distance:
2807
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2807

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