Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Philadelphia.
Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Northeast Philadelphia Airport (PNE).
How far is Philadelphia from Los Angeles?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Philadelphia. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 2412.662 miles
- 3882.803 kilometers
- 2096.546 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
- 2407.366 miles
- 3874.280 kilometers
- 2091.944 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Los Angeles and Philadelphia is 3 hours. Philadelphia is 3 hours ahead of Los Angeles.
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Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 265 kg (584 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Los Angeles (LAX) → Philadelphia (PNE).