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Distance between Lima (LIM) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Flight distance from Lima to Los Angeles (Lima Jorge Chávez International Airport – Los Angeles International Airport) is 4167 miles / 6706 kilometers / 3621 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 8 hours 23 minutes.

Map of flight path from Lima to Los Angeles.

Shortest flight path between Lima Jorge Chávez International Airport (LIM) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

How far is Los Angeles from Lima?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4166.994 miles
  • 6706.127 kilometers
  • 3621.019 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
  • 4175.987 miles
  • 6720.600 kilometers
  • 3628.834 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 Lima Jorge Chávez International Airport
City: Lima
Country: Perú Flag of Perú
IATA Code: LIM
ICAO Code: SPIM
Coordinates: 12°1′18″S, 77°6′51″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 Lima and Los Angeles is 2 hours. Los Angeles is 2 hours behind Lima.

Time Difference

Lima

 -05

Los Angeles, CA

 PDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 477 kg (1 052 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lima (LIM) → Los Angeles (LAX).

Distance:
4167
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4167

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