Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Santa Ana.
Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Orange County John Wayne Airport (SNA).
How far is Santa Ana from Los Angeles?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Santa Ana. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 36.102 miles
- 58.100 kilometers
- 31.372 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
- 36.068 miles
- 58.045 kilometers
- 31.342 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).
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Los Angeles and Santa Ana.
Los Angeles, CA
Santa Ana, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 30 kg (67 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Los Angeles (LAX) → Santa Ana (SNA).