# 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
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
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.

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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:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2615

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