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Distance between Munich (MUC) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Distance from Munich to Los Angeles (Munich Airport – Los Angeles International Airport) is 5989 miles / 9638 kilometers / 5204 nautical miles.

How far is Los Angeles from Munich?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5989.030 miles
  • 9638.410 kilometers
  • 5204.325 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
  • 5974.990 miles
  • 9615.814 kilometers
  • 5192.124 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Munich Airport (MUC) to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is 11 hours 50 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 724 kg (1 596 pounds).

Airport information


A Munich Airport
City: Munich
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: MUC
ICAO Code: EDDM
Coordinates: 48°21′13″N, 11°47′9″E

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

Munich to Los Angeles flight path

Shortest flight path between Munich Airport (MUC) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Munich (MUC) → Los Angeles (LAX).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5989

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