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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Skagway, AK (SGY)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Skagway (Los Angeles International Airport – Skagway Airport) is 1924 miles / 3097 kilometers / 1672 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 8 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Skagway (SGY) is 2845 miles / 4578 kilometers and travel time by car is about 56 hours 35 minutes.

Los Angeles – Skagway

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1924
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3097
Kilometers
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1672
Nautical miles

How far is Skagway from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1924.192 miles
  • 3096.688 kilometers
  • 1672.077 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
  • 1923.769 miles
  • 3096.005 kilometers
  • 1671.709 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 to Skagway Airport is 4 hours 8 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Los Angeles and Skagway is 1 hour. Skagway is 1 hour behind Los Angeles.
Los Angeles time to Skagway time converter

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Los Angeles to Skagway generates about 210 kg of CO2 per passenger, 210 kilograms is equal to 464 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Skagway

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Skagway Airport (SGY).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Skagway Airport
City: Skagway, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SGY
ICAO Code: PAGY
Coordinates: 59°27′36″N, 135°18′57″W