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Philadelphia (PHL) - Los Angeles (LAX)
Calculations with different methods
- 2401.481 miles
- 3864.809 kilometers
- 2086.830 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
- 2396.206 miles
- 3856.320 kilometers
- 2082.246 nautical miles
The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).
Estimated flight time from Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is 5 hours 2 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Philadelphia and Los Angeles is 3 hours. Los Angeles is 3 hours behind Philadelphia.
Los Angeles, CA
Flight map from Philadelphia to Los Angeles.
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Philadelphia (PHL) → Los Angeles (LAX).