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Distance between Manhattan, KS (MHK) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Flight distance from Manhattan to Los Angeles (Manhattan Regional Airport – Los Angeles International Airport) is 1258 miles / 2024 kilometers / 1093 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 52 minutes.

Driving distance from Manhattan (MHK) to Los Angeles (LAX) is 1522 miles / 2450 kilometers and travel time by car is about 24 hours 46 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Manhattan to Los Angeles.

Shortest flight path between Manhattan Regional Airport (MHK) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

How far is Los Angeles from Manhattan?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1257.901 miles
  • 2024.395 kilometers
  • 1093.086 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
  • 1255.448 miles
  • 2020.448 kilometers
  • 1090.955 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 Manhattan Regional Airport
City: Manhattan, KS
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MHK
ICAO Code: KMHK
Coordinates: 39°8′27″N, 96°40′14″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 Manhattan and Los Angeles is 2 hours. Los Angeles is 2 hours behind Manhattan.

Time Difference

Manhattan, KS

 CST

Los Angeles, CA

 PST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 164 kg (362 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Manhattan (MHK) → Los Angeles (LAX).

Distance:
1258
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1258

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