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Distance between Madrid (MAD) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Distance from Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport to Los Angeles International Airport is 5845 miles / 9406 kilometers / 5079 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5844.729 miles
  • 9406.180 kilometers
  • 5078.931 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
  • 5831.664 miles
  • 9385.153 kilometers
  • 5067.577 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 Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport (MAD) to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is 11 hours 33 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Madrid and Los Angeles is 9 hours. Los Angeles is 9 hours behind Madrid.

Time Difference

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Airport information


A Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport
City: Madrid
Country: Spain Flag of Spain
IATA Code: MAD
ICAO Code: LEMD
Coordinates: 40°29′36″N, 3°34′0″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

Map

Flight map from Madrid to Los Angeles.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Madrid (MAD) → Los Angeles (LAX).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
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