How far is Los Angeles from Kansas City?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Kansas City and Los Angeles. Here are two common 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 – the shortest distance between two points).
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.
Kansas City, MO
Los Angeles, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 167 kg (368 pounds).
Kansas City to Los Angeles flight path
Shortest flight path between Kansas City International Airport (MCI) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Kansas City (MCI) → Los Angeles (LAX).