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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Petersburg, AK (PSG)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Petersburg (Los Angeles International Airport – Petersburg James A. Johnson Airport) is 1722 miles / 2771 kilometers / 1496 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 45 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Petersburg (PSG) is 2410 miles / 3878 kilometers and travel time by car is about 54 hours 47 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Petersburg James A. Johnson Airport (PSG).

How far is Petersburg from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1721.616 miles
  • 2770.673 kilometers
  • 1496.044 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
  • 1721.590 miles
  • 2770.631 kilometers
  • 1496.021 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 Petersburg James A. Johnson Airport
City: Petersburg, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PSG
ICAO Code: PAPG
Coordinates: 56°48′6″N, 132°56′42″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Petersburg is 1 hour. Petersburg is 1 hour behind Los Angeles.

Time Difference

Los Angeles, CA

 PDT

Petersburg, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 194 kg (428 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Petersburg (PSG).

Distance:
1722
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1722

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