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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Wales, AK (WAA)

Distance from Los Angeles to Wales (Los Angeles International Airport – Wales Airport (Alaska)) is 2983 miles / 4800 kilometers / 2592 nautical miles.

How far is Wales from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2982.654 miles
  • 4800.116 kilometers
  • 2591.855 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
  • 2978.234 miles
  • 4793.003 kilometers
  • 2588.015 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 Wales Airport (Alaska) (WAA) is 6 hours 8 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Wales is 1 hour. Wales is 1 hour behind Los Angeles.

Time Difference

Los Angeles
Wales

Los Angeles, CA

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Wales, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 337 kg (743 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 Wales Airport (Alaska)
City: Wales, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: WAA
ICAO Code: PAIW
Coordinates: 65°37′21″N, 168°5′42″W

Map

Los Angeles to Wales flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Wales (WAA).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2983

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