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Distance between Lihue, HI (LIH) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Flight distance from Lihue to Los Angeles (Lihue Airport – Los Angeles International Airport) is 2615 miles / 4209 kilometers / 2272 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 27 minutes.

Map of flight path from Lihue to Los Angeles.

Shortest flight path between Lihue Airport (LIH) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

How far is Los Angeles from Lihue?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2615.123 miles
  • 4208.633 kilometers
  • 2272.480 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
  • 2611.638 miles
  • 4203.024 kilometers
  • 2269.451 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 Lihue Airport
City: Lihue, HI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LIH
ICAO Code: PHLI
Coordinates: 21°58′33″N, 159°20′20″W

B 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

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Lihue, HI

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Los Angeles, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 293 kg (646 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lihue (LIH) → Los Angeles (LAX).

Distance:
2615
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2615

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