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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and San José del Cabo (SJD)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to San José del Cabo (Los Angeles International Airport – Los Cabos International Airport) is 911 miles / 1466 kilometers / 791 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 13 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to San José del Cabo (SJD) is 1321 miles / 2126 kilometers and travel time by car is about 28 hours 12 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to San José del Cabo.

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Los Cabos International Airport (SJD).

How far is San José del Cabo from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 910.812 miles
  • 1465.810 kilometers
  • 791.474 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
  • 912.238 miles
  • 1468.104 kilometers
  • 792.713 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 Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″W

B Los Cabos International Airport
City: San José del Cabo
Country: Mexico Flag of Mexico
IATA Code: SJD
ICAO Code: MMSD
Coordinates: 23°9′6″N, 109°43′15″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and San José del Cabo is 1 hour. San José del Cabo is 1 hour ahead of Los Angeles.

Time Difference

Los Angeles, CA

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San José del Cabo

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 144 kg (318 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → San José del Cabo (SJD).

Distance:
911
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
911

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