Map of flight path and driving directions from Oakland to Los Angeles.
Shortest flight path between Oakland International Airport (OAK) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).
How far is Los Angeles from Oakland?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Oakland and Los Angeles. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 337.128 miles
- 542.555 kilometers
- 292.956 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
- 337.255 miles
- 542.760 kilometers
- 293.067 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).
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Oakland and Los Angeles.
Los Angeles, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 75 kg (165 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Oakland (OAK) → Los Angeles (LAX).