# Distance between Oakland, CA (OAK) and Lihue, HI (LIH)

Flight distance from Oakland to Lihue (Oakland International Airport – Lihue Airport) is 2457 miles / 3954 kilometers / 2135 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 9 minutes.

## Map of flight path from Oakland to Lihue.

Shortest flight path between Oakland International Airport (OAK) and Lihue Airport (LIH).

## How far is Lihue from Oakland?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Oakland and Lihue. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2456.914 miles
• 3954.020 kilometers
• 2135.000 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
• 2454.547 miles
• 3950.210 kilometers
• 2132.943 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 Lihue Airport
City: Lihue, HI
Country: United States
IATA Code: LIH
ICAO Code: PHLI
Coordinates: 21°58′33″N, 159°20′20″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Oakland and Lihue is 3 hours. Lihue is 3 hours behind Oakland.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 270 kg (596 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Oakland (OAK) → Lihue (LIH).

Distance:
2457
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2457

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