# Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Wichita Falls, TX (SPS)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Wichita Falls (Los Angeles International Airport – Wichita Falls Regional Airport) is 1142 miles / 1838 kilometers / 992 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 39 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Wichita Falls (SPS) is 1310 miles / 2108 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 30 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Wichita Falls Regional Airport (SPS).

## How far is Wichita Falls from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1141.941 miles
• 1837.776 kilometers
• 992.320 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
• 1139.473 miles
• 1833.804 kilometers
• 990.175 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 Wichita Falls Regional Airport
City: Wichita Falls, TX
Country: United States
IATA Code: SPS
ICAO Code: KSPS
Coordinates: 33°59′19″N, 98°29′30″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 159 kg (350 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Wichita Falls (SPS).

Distance:
1142
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1142

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