Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Roswell, NM (ROW)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Roswell (Los Angeles International Airport – Roswell International Air Center) is 801 miles / 1289 kilometers / 696 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Roswell (ROW) is 962 miles / 1548 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 29 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Roswell International Air Center (ROW).

How far is Roswell from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 800.731 miles
• 1288.651 kilometers
• 695.816 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
• 799.026 miles
• 1285.908 kilometers
• 694.335 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
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″W

B Roswell International Air Center
City: Roswell, NM
Country: United States
IATA Code: ROW
ICAO Code: KROW
Coordinates: 33°18′5″N, 104°31′51″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Roswell is 1 hour. Roswell is 1 hour ahead of Los Angeles.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 135 kg (297 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Roswell (ROW).

Distance:
801
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
801

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