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Distance between Phoenix, AZ (PHX) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Flight distance from Phoenix to Los Angeles (Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport – Los Angeles International Airport) is 370 miles / 596 kilometers / 322 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 12 minutes.

Driving distance from Phoenix (PHX) to Los Angeles (LAX) is 392 miles / 631 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 7 minutes.

Phoenix – Los Angeles

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370
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596
Kilometers
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322
Nautical miles

How far is Los Angeles from Phoenix?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 370.098 miles
  • 595.615 kilometers
  • 321.607 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
  • 369.319 miles
  • 594.362 kilometers
  • 320.930 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 Phoenix to Los Angeles?

Estimated flight time from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport to Los Angeles International Airport is 1 hour 12 minutes.

What is the time difference between Phoenix and Los Angeles?

There is no time difference between Phoenix and Los Angeles.

Flight carbon footprint between Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)

On average flying from Phoenix to Los Angeles generates about 79 kg of CO2 per passenger, 79 kilograms is equal to 175 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Phoenix to Los Angeles

Shortest flight path between Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

Airport information

Origin Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
City: Phoenix, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHX
ICAO Code: KPHX
Coordinates: 33°26′3″N, 112°0′43″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 Phoenix (PHX) to Los Angeles (LAX)

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