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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Tucson, AZ (TUS)

Distance from Los Angeles to Tucson (Los Angeles International Airport – Tucson International Airport) is 451 miles / 726 kilometers / 392 nautical miles.

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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Tucson International Airport (TUS) is 1 hour 21 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Tucson is 1 hour. Tucson is 1 hour ahead of Los Angeles.

Time Difference

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Tucson, AZ

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 86 kg (190 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 Tucson International Airport
City: Tucson, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: TUS
ICAO Code: KTUS
Coordinates: 32°6′57″N, 110°56′27″W

Map

Los Angeles to Tucson flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Tucson (TUS).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
451

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