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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Knoxville, TN (TYS)

Distance from Los Angeles to Knoxville (Los Angeles International Airport – McGhee Tyson Airport) is 1949 miles / 3137 kilometers / 1694 nautical miles.

How far is Knoxville from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1949.229 miles
  • 3136.979 kilometers
  • 1693.833 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
  • 1944.958 miles
  • 3130.106 kilometers
  • 1690.122 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 McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS) is 4 hours 11 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Knoxville is 3 hours. Knoxville is 3 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

Time Difference

Los Angeles
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Los Angeles, CA

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Knoxville, TN

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 223 kg (493 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 McGhee Tyson Airport
City: Knoxville, TN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: TYS
ICAO Code: KTYS
Coordinates: 35°48′39″N, 83°59′38″W

Map

Los Angeles to Knoxville flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Knoxville (TYS).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
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