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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Fort Myers, FL (RSW)

Distance from Los Angeles to Fort Myers (Los Angeles International Airport – Southwest Florida International Airport) is 2238 miles / 3602 kilometers / 1945 nautical miles.

How far is Fort Myers from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2238.213 miles
  • 3602.054 kilometers
  • 1944.954 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
  • 2234.399 miles
  • 3595.916 kilometers
  • 1941.639 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 Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) is 4 hours 44 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Los Angeles
Fort Myers

Los Angeles, CA

 PST

Fort Myers, FL

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 249 kg (548 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 Southwest Florida International Airport
City: Fort Myers, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RSW
ICAO Code: KRSW
Coordinates: 26°32′10″N, 81°45′18″W

Map

Los Angeles to Fort Myers flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Fort Myers (RSW).

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Air miles:
2238
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2238

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