Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Knoxville.
Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Knoxville McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS).
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).
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.
Los Angeles, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 215 kg (474 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Los Angeles (LAX) → Knoxville (TYS).