Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Puerto Vallarta.
Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Licenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport (PVR).
How far is Puerto Vallarta from Los Angeles?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Puerto Vallarta. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1217.590 miles
- 1959.521 kilometers
- 1058.057 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
- 1218.994 miles
- 1961.781 kilometers
- 1059.277 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).
|A||Los Angeles International Airport|
|City:||Los Angeles, CA|
|B||Licenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport|
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Los Angeles and Puerto Vallarta is 2 hours. Puerto Vallarta is 2 hours ahead of Los Angeles.
Los Angeles, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 162 kg (357 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Los Angeles (LAX) → Puerto Vallarta (PVR).