# Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Smithers (YYD)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Smithers (Los Angeles International Airport – Smithers Airport) is 1503 miles / 2419 kilometers / 1306 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 20 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Smithers (YYD) is 1931 miles / 3107 kilometers and travel time by car is about 36 hours 26 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Smithers Airport (YYD).

## How far is Smithers from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1503.117 miles
• 2419.032 kilometers
• 1306.173 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
• 1503.725 miles
• 2420.010 kilometers
• 1306.701 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 Smithers Airport
City: Smithers
IATA Code: YYD
ICAO Code: CYYD
Coordinates: 54°49′28″N, 127°10′58″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Los Angeles and Smithers.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 180 kg (396 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Smithers (YYD).

Distance:
1503
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1503

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