# Distance between Oakland, CA (OAK) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Flight distance from Oakland to Los Angeles (Oakland International Airport – Los Angeles International Airport) is 337 miles / 543 kilometers / 293 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 8 minutes.

Driving distance from Oakland (OAK) to Los Angeles (LAX) is 370 miles / 595 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 26 minutes.

## 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).

## Airport information

A Oakland International Airport
City: Oakland, CA
Country: United States
IATA Code: OAK
ICAO Code: KOAK
Coordinates: 37°43′16″N, 122°13′15″W

B Los Angeles International Airport
City: Los Angeles, CA
Country: United States
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Oakland and Los Angeles.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 75 kg (165 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Oakland (OAK) → Los Angeles (LAX).

Distance:
337
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
337

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