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

Distance from West Palm Beach to Los Angeles (Palm Beach International Airport – Los Angeles International Airport) is 2330 miles / 3749 kilometers / 2024 nautical miles.

How far is Los Angeles from West Palm Beach?

There are several ways to calculate distances between West Palm Beach and Los Angeles. 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 (PBI) to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is 4 hours 54 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 259 kg (572 pounds).

Airport information


A 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

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

West Palm Beach to Los Angeles flight path

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

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

West Palm Beach (PBI) → Los Angeles (LAX).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
2330
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2330

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