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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Roanoke, VA (ROA)

Distance from Los Angeles to Roanoke (Los Angeles International Airport – Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport) is 2161 miles / 3477 kilometers / 1878 nautical miles.

How far is Roanoke from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2160.754 miles
  • 3477.397 kilometers
  • 1877.644 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
  • 2156.001 miles
  • 3469.747 kilometers
  • 1873.513 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport (ROA) is 4 hours 35 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Los Angeles
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Roanoke, VA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 240 kg (528 pounds).

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 Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport
City: Roanoke, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ROA
ICAO Code: KROA
Coordinates: 37°19′31″N, 79°58′31″W

Los Angeles to Roanoke flight path

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport (ROA).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Roanoke (ROA).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
2161
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2161

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