# Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Shungnak, AK (SHG)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Shungnak (Los Angeles International Airport – Shungnak Airport) is 2758 miles / 4439 kilometers / 2397 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 43 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Shungnak (SHG) is 3806 miles / 6125 kilometers and travel time by car is about 101 hours 5 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Shungnak Airport (SHG).

## How far is Shungnak from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2758.020 miles
• 4438.604 kilometers
• 2396.654 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
• 2754.794 miles
• 4433.412 kilometers
• 2393.851 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 Shungnak Airport
City: Shungnak, AK
Country: United States
IATA Code: SHG
ICAO Code: PAGH
Coordinates: 66°53′17″N, 157°9′43″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Shungnak is 1 hour. Shungnak is 1 hour behind Los Angeles.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 305 kg (673 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Shungnak (SHG).

Distance:
2758
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2758

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