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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Pensacola, FL (PNS)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Pensacola (Los Angeles International Airport – Pensacola International Airport) is 1837 miles / 2957 kilometers / 1597 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 58 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Pensacola (PNS) is 2084 miles / 3354 kilometers and travel time by car is about 36 hours 42 minutes.

Los Angeles – Pensacola

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1837
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2957
Kilometers
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1597
Nautical miles

How far is Pensacola 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)
  • 1837.461 miles
  • 2957.106 kilometers
  • 1596.710 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
  • 1833.812 miles
  • 2951.234 kilometers
  • 1593.539 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 Pensacola is 3 hours 58 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Los Angeles time to Pensacola time converter

Time in Los Angeles: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Pensacola: 00:00

Current local times

Los Angeles, CA

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Pensacola, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Los Angeles to Pensacola generates about 203 kg of CO2 per passenger, 203 kilograms is equal to 448 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 Pensacola

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Pensacola International Airport (PNS).

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 Pensacola International Airport
City: Pensacola, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PNS
ICAO Code: KPNS
Coordinates: 30°28′24″N, 87°11′11″W