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Distance between Orlando, FL (MCO) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Flight distance from Orlando to Los Angeles (Orlando International Airport – Los Angeles International Airport) is 2218 miles / 3569 kilometers / 1927 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 41 minutes.

Driving distance from Orlando (MCO) to Los Angeles (LAX) is 2533 miles / 4076 kilometers and travel time by car is about 44 hours 23 minutes.

Orlando – Los Angeles

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2218
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3569
Kilometers
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1927
Nautical miles

How far is Los Angeles from Orlando?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2217.667 miles
  • 3568.990 kilometers
  • 1927.100 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
  • 2213.523 miles
  • 3562.320 kilometers
  • 1923.499 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).

How long does it take to fly from Orlando to Los Angeles?

Estimated flight time from Orlando International Airport to Los Angeles International Airport is 4 hours 41 minutes.

What is the time difference between Orlando and Los Angeles?

The time difference between Orlando and Los Angeles is 3 hours. Los Angeles is 3 hours behind Orlando.
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Flight carbon footprint between Orlando International Airport (MCO) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)

On average flying from Orlando to Los Angeles generates about 242 kg of CO2 per passenger, 242 kilograms is equal to 534 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Orlando to Los Angeles

Shortest flight path between Orlando International Airport (MCO) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

Airport information

Origin Orlando International Airport
City: Orlando, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MCO
ICAO Code: KMCO
Coordinates: 28°25′45″N, 81°18′32″W
Destination 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

Airlines flying from Orlando (MCO) to Los Angeles (LAX)

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