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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Reading, PA (RDG)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Reading (Los Angeles International Airport – Reading Regional Airport) is 2361 miles / 3800 kilometers / 2052 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 58 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Reading (RDG) is 2676 miles / 4307 kilometers and travel time by car is about 45 hours 15 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Reading Regional Airport (RDG).

How far is Reading from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2361.032 miles
  • 3799.712 kilometers
  • 2051.681 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
  • 2355.875 miles
  • 3791.413 kilometers
  • 2047.199 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 Reading Regional Airport
City: Reading, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RDG
ICAO Code: KRDG
Coordinates: 40°22′42″N, 75°57′54″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Los Angeles, CA

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Reading, PA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 263 kg (580 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Reading (RDG).

Distance:
2361
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2361

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