Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Panama City.
Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Tocumen International Airport (PTY).
How far is Panama City from Los Angeles?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Panama City. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 3009.966 miles
- 4844.071 kilometers
- 2615.589 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
- 3010.770 miles
- 4845.365 kilometers
- 2616.288 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 Panama City is 2 hours. Panama City is 2 hours ahead of Los Angeles.
Los Angeles, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 335 kg (739 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Los Angeles (LAX) → Panama City (PTY).