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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Ixtapa (ZIH)

Distance from Los Angeles International Airport to Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo International Airport is 1538 miles / 2476 kilometers / 1337 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1538.435 miles
  • 2475.871 kilometers
  • 1336.864 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
  • 1540.197 miles
  • 2478.708 kilometers
  • 1338.395 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo International Airport (ZIH) is 3 hours 24 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Ixtapa is 2 hours. Ixtapa is 2 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

Time Difference

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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 Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo International Airport
City: Ixtapa
Country: Mexico Flag of Mexico
IATA Code: ZIH
ICAO Code: MMZH
Coordinates: 17°36′5″N, 101°27′39″W

Map

Flight map from Los Angeles to Ixtapa.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Ixtapa (ZIH).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1538

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