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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and State College, PA (SCE)

Distance from Los Angeles to State College (Los Angeles International Airport – University Park Airport) is 2261 miles / 3639 kilometers / 1965 nautical miles.

How far is State College from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2260.890 miles
  • 3638.550 kilometers
  • 1964.660 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
  • 2256.007 miles
  • 3630.691 kilometers
  • 1960.416 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 University Park Airport (SCE) is 4 hours 46 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Los Angeles
State College

Los Angeles, CA

 PST

State College, PA

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 265 kg (584 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 University Park Airport
City: State College, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SCE
ICAO Code: KUNV
Coordinates: 40°50′57″N, 77°50′55″W

Map

Los Angeles to State College flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → State College (SCE).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2261

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