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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 Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″W

B Smithers Airport
City: Smithers
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
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.

Time Difference

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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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