# Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Uruapan (UPN)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Uruapan (Los Angeles International Airport – Uruapan International Airport) is 1420 miles / 2286 kilometers / 1234 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 11 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Uruapan (UPN) is 1749 miles / 2814 kilometers and travel time by car is about 31 hours 4 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Uruapan.

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Uruapan International Airport (UPN).

## How far is Uruapan from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1420.183 miles
• 2285.564 kilometers
• 1234.106 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
• 1421.413 miles
• 2287.542 kilometers
• 1235.174 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).

## Airport information

A Los Angeles International Airport
City: Los Angeles, CA
Country: United States
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″W

B Uruapan International Airport
City: Uruapan
Country: Mexico
IATA Code: UPN
ICAO Code: MMPN
Coordinates: 19°23′48″N, 102°2′20″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Uruapan is 2 hours. Uruapan is 2 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 174 kg (385 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Uruapan (UPN).

Distance:
1420
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1420

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