Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to San Salvador.
Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and El Salvador International Airport (SAL).
How far is San Salvador from Los Angeles?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and San Salvador. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 2319.494 miles
- 3732.864 kilometers
- 2015.585 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
- 2320.421 miles
- 3734.355 kilometers
- 2016.391 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Los Angeles and San Salvador is 1 hour. San Salvador is 1 hour ahead of Los Angeles.
Los Angeles, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 254 kg (560 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Los Angeles (LAX) → San Salvador (SAL).