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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Thunder Bay (YQT)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Thunder Bay (Los Angeles International Airport – Thunder Bay International Airport) is 1797 miles / 2893 kilometers / 1562 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 54 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Thunder Bay (YQT) is 2283 miles / 3674 kilometers and travel time by car is about 38 hours 9 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Thunder Bay.

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Thunder Bay International Airport (YQT).

How far is Thunder Bay from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1797.370 miles
  • 2892.587 kilometers
  • 1561.872 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
  • 1794.874 miles
  • 2888.570 kilometers
  • 1559.703 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 Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″W

B Thunder Bay International Airport
City: Thunder Bay
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YQT
ICAO Code: CYQT
Coordinates: 48°22′18″N, 89°19′26″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Thunder Bay is 3 hours. Thunder Bay is 3 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

Time Difference

Los Angeles, CA

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Thunder Bay

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 200 kg (441 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Thunder Bay (YQT).

Distance:
1797
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1797

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