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Distance between Philadelphia, PA (PHL) and Long Beach, CA (LGB)

Flight distance from Philadelphia to Long Beach (Philadelphia International Airport – Long Beach Airport) is 2391 miles / 3848 kilometers / 2078 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Philadelphia (PHL) to Long Beach (LGB) is 2720 miles / 4378 kilometers and travel time by car is about 48 hours 49 minutes.

Philadelphia – Long Beach

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2391
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3848
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2078
Nautical miles

How far is Long Beach from Philadelphia?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2391.224 miles
  • 3848.302 kilometers
  • 2077.917 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
  • 2385.996 miles
  • 3839.889 kilometers
  • 2073.374 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).

How long does it take to fly from Philadelphia to Long Beach?

Estimated flight time from Philadelphia International Airport to Long Beach Airport is 5 hours 1 minutes.

What is the time difference between Philadelphia and Long Beach?

The time difference between Philadelphia and Long Beach is 3 hours. Long Beach is 3 hours behind Philadelphia.
Philadelphia time to Long Beach time converter

Flight carbon footprint between Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) and Long Beach Airport (LGB)

On average flying from Philadelphia to Long Beach generates about 263 kg of CO2 per passenger, 263 kilograms is equal to 579 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Philadelphia to Long Beach

Shortest flight path between Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) and Long Beach Airport (LGB).

Airport information

Origin Philadelphia International Airport
City: Philadelphia, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHL
ICAO Code: KPHL
Coordinates: 39°52′18″N, 75°14′27″W
Destination Long Beach Airport
City: Long Beach, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LGB
ICAO Code: KLGB
Coordinates: 33°49′3″N, 118°9′7″W