Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Tucson.
Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Tucson International Airport (TUS).
How far is Tucson from Los Angeles?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Tucson. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 451.235 miles
- 726.192 kilometers
- 392.112 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
- 450.448 miles
- 724.926 kilometers
- 391.429 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 Tucson.
Los Angeles, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 92 kg (202 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Los Angeles (LAX) → Tucson (TUS).