Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Manzanillo (ZLO)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Manzanillo (Los Angeles International Airport – Playa de Oro International Airport) is 1329 miles / 2138 kilometers / 1155 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Manzanillo (ZLO) is 1770 miles / 2848 kilometers and travel time by car is about 31 hours 3 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Playa de Oro International Airport (ZLO).

How far is Manzanillo from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1328.696 miles
• 2138.328 kilometers
• 1154.605 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
• 1330.505 miles
• 2141.240 kilometers
• 1156.177 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 Playa de Oro International Airport
City: Manzanillo
Country: Mexico
IATA Code: ZLO
ICAO Code: MMZO
Coordinates: 19°8′41″N, 104°33′32″W

Time difference and current local times

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

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 169 kg (372 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Manzanillo (ZLO).

Distance:
1329
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1329

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