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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Shantou (SWA)

Distance from Los Angeles to Shantou (Los Angeles International Airport – Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport) is 7079 miles / 11393 kilometers / 6152 nautical miles.

How far is Shantou from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 7079.185 miles
  • 11392.844 kilometers
  • 6151.644 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
  • 7067.200 miles
  • 11373.555 kilometers
  • 6141.229 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport (SWA) is 13 hours 54 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Shantou is 16 hours. Shantou is 16 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 876 kg (1 930 pounds).

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 Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport
City: Shantou
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: SWA
ICAO Code: ZGOW
Coordinates: 23°25′36″N, 116°45′43″E

Map

Los Angeles to Shantou flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Shantou (SWA).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
7079

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