# Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Springfield, MO (SGF)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Springfield (Los Angeles International Airport – Springfield–Branson National Airport) is 1423 miles / 2290 kilometers / 1236 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 11 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Springfield (SGF) is 1621 miles / 2609 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 35 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Springfield–Branson National Airport (SGF).

## How far is Springfield from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1422.869 miles
• 2289.886 kilometers
• 1236.439 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
• 1419.829 miles
• 2284.994 kilometers
• 1233.798 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 Springfield–Branson National Airport
City: Springfield, MO
Country: United States
IATA Code: SGF
ICAO Code: KSGF
Coordinates: 37°14′44″N, 93°23′18″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 175 kg (385 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Springfield (SGF).

Distance:
1423
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1423

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