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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Providence, RI (PVD)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Providence (Los Angeles International Airport – Providence T. F. Green Airport) is 2593 miles / 4172 kilometers / 2253 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 24 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Providence (PVD) is 2973 miles / 4785 kilometers and travel time by car is about 50 hours 7 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Providence T. F. Green Airport (PVD).

How far is Providence from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2592.504 miles
  • 4172.231 kilometers
  • 2252.824 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
  • 2586.822 miles
  • 4163.087 kilometers
  • 2247.887 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 Providence T. F. Green Airport
City: Providence, RI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PVD
ICAO Code: KPVD
Coordinates: 41°43′57″N, 71°25′13″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Providence is 3 hours. Providence is 3 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

Time Difference

Los Angeles, CA

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Providence, RI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 290 kg (640 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Providence (PVD).

Distance:
2593
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2593

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