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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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 2 hours. Palmar Sur is 2 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

Time Difference

Los Angeles, CA

 PST

Palmar Sur

 CST

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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