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Distance between West Palm Beach, FL (PBI) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Flight distance from West Palm Beach to Los Angeles (Palm Beach International Airport – Los Angeles International Airport) is 2330 miles / 3749 kilometers / 2024 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 54 minutes.

Driving distance from West Palm Beach (PBI) to Los Angeles (LAX) is 2684 miles / 4319 kilometers and travel time by car is about 47 hours 28 minutes.

West Palm Beach – Los Angeles

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2330
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3749
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2024
Nautical miles

How far is Los Angeles from West Palm Beach?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2329.664 miles
  • 3749.232 kilometers
  • 2024.423 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
  • 2325.617 miles
  • 3742.717 kilometers
  • 2020.906 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 Palm Beach International Airport to Los Angeles International Airport is 4 hours 54 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between West Palm Beach and Los Angeles is 3 hours. Los Angeles is 3 hours behind West Palm Beach.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from West Palm Beach to Los Angeles generates about 255 kg of CO2 per passenger, 255 kilograms is equal to 563 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from West Palm Beach to Los Angeles

Shortest flight path between Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

Airport information

Origin Palm Beach International Airport
City: West Palm Beach, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PBI
ICAO Code: KPBI
Coordinates: 26°40′59″N, 80°5′44″W
Destination 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

Airlines flying from West Palm Beach (PBI) to Los Angeles (LAX)

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