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Distance between Kansas City, MO (MCI) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Distance from Kansas City to Los Angeles (Los Angeles International Airport – Kansas City International Airport) is 1363 miles / 2194 kilometers / 1185 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1363.300 miles
  • 2194.019 kilometers
  • 1184.675 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
  • 1360.589 miles
  • 2189.656 kilometers
  • 1182.319 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 Kansas City International Airport (MCI) to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is 3 hours 4 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Kansas City and Los Angeles is 2 hours. Los Angeles is 2 hours behind Kansas City.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 171 kg (378 pounds).

Airport information


A Kansas City International Airport
City: Kansas City, MO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MCI
ICAO Code: KMCI
Coordinates: 39°17′51″N, 94°42′50″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

Kansas City to Los Angeles flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Kansas City (MCI) → Los Angeles (LAX).

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Air miles:
1363
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1363

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