Map of flight path from Los Angeles to Moscow.
Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Vnukovo International Airport (VKO).
How far is Moscow from Los Angeles?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Moscow. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 6100.443 miles
- 9817.711 kilometers
- 5301.140 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
- 6085.750 miles
- 9794.066 kilometers
- 5288.373 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 Moscow is 11 hours. Moscow is 11 hours ahead of Los Angeles.
Los Angeles, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 730 kg (1 610 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Los Angeles (LAX) → Moscow (VKO).