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Distance between Papeete (PPT) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Flight distance from Papeete to Los Angeles (Faa'a International Airport – Los Angeles International Airport) is 4095 miles / 6590 kilometers / 3558 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 8 hours 15 minutes.

Papeete – Los Angeles

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3558
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How far is Los Angeles from Papeete?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4094.912 miles
  • 6590.122 kilometers
  • 3558.381 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
  • 4108.149 miles
  • 6611.425 kilometers
  • 3569.884 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 Papeete to Los Angeles?

Estimated flight time from Faa'a International Airport to Los Angeles International Airport is 8 hours 15 minutes.

What is the time difference between Papeete and Los Angeles?

The time difference between Papeete and Los Angeles is 3 hours. Los Angeles is 3 hours ahead of Papeete.
Papeete time to Los Angeles time converter

Flight carbon footprint between Faa'a International Airport (PPT) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)

On average flying from Papeete to Los Angeles generates about 468 kg of CO2 per passenger, 468 kilograms is equal to 1 032 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Papeete to Los Angeles

Shortest flight path between Faa'a International Airport (PPT) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

Airport information

Origin Faa'a International Airport
City: Papeete
Country: French Polynesia Flag of French Polynesia
IATA Code: PPT
ICAO Code: NTAA
Coordinates: 17°33′13″S, 149°36′25″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 Papeete (PPT) to Los Angeles (LAX)

Air France
Air New Zealand
Air Tahiti Nui
American Airlines
Delta Air Lines
Qantas