# Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Kelowna (YLW)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Kelowna (Los Angeles International Airport – Kelowna International Airport) is 1106 miles / 1780 kilometers / 961 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 35 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Kelowna (YLW) is 1462 miles / 2353 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 28 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Kelowna International Airport (YLW).

## How far is Kelowna from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1106.325 miles
• 1780.457 kilometers
• 961.370 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
• 1107.531 miles
• 1782.399 kilometers
• 962.418 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 Kelowna International Airport
City: Kelowna
IATA Code: YLW
ICAO Code: CYLW
Coordinates: 49°57′21″N, 119°22′40″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Los Angeles and Kelowna.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 157 kg (346 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Kelowna (YLW).

Distance:
1106
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1106

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