Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and San Antonio, TX (SAT)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to San Antonio (Los Angeles International Airport – San Antonio International Airport) is 1210 miles / 1948 kilometers / 1052 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 47 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to San Antonio (SAT) is 1368 miles / 2201 kilometers and travel time by car is about 22 hours 14 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and San Antonio International Airport (SAT).

How far is San Antonio from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1210.450 miles
• 1948.030 kilometers
• 1051.852 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
• 1208.348 miles
• 1944.648 kilometers
• 1050.026 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 San Antonio International Airport
City: San Antonio, TX
Country: United States
IATA Code: SAT
ICAO Code: KSAT
Coordinates: 29°32′1″N, 98°28′11″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and San Antonio is 2 hours. San Antonio is 2 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 162 kg (357 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → San Antonio (SAT).

Distance:
1210
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1210

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