# Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and St Louis, MO (STL)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to St Louis (Los Angeles International Airport – St. Louis Lambert International Airport) is 1592 miles / 2562 kilometers / 1383 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 30 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to St Louis (STL) is 1842 miles / 2964 kilometers and travel time by car is about 30 hours 24 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and St. Louis Lambert International Airport (STL).

## How far is St Louis from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1592.048 miles
• 2562.153 kilometers
• 1383.452 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
• 1588.701 miles
• 2556.766 kilometers
• 1380.543 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 St. Louis Lambert International Airport
City: St Louis, MO
Country: United States
IATA Code: STL
ICAO Code: KSTL
Coordinates: 38°44′55″N, 90°22′12″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and St Louis is 2 hours. St Louis is 2 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 185 kg (409 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → St Louis (STL).

Distance:
1592
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1592

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