# Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Toronto (YYZ)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Toronto (Los Angeles International Airport – Toronto Pearson International Airport) is 2175 miles / 3501 kilometers / 1890 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Toronto (YYZ) is 2525 miles / 4063 kilometers and travel time by car is about 42 hours 8 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ).

## How far is Toronto from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2175.474 miles
• 3501.086 kilometers
• 1890.435 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
• 2171.042 miles
• 3493.953 kilometers
• 1886.584 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 Toronto Pearson International Airport
City: Toronto
IATA Code: YYZ
ICAO Code: CYYZ
Coordinates: 43°40′37″N, 79°37′50″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 238 kg (524 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Toronto (YYZ).

Distance:
2175
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2175

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