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Distance between Puerto Vallarta (PVR) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Distance from Puerto Vallarta to Los Angeles (Licenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport – Los Angeles International Airport) is 1218 miles / 1960 kilometers / 1058 nautical miles.

How far is Los Angeles from Puerto Vallarta?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1217.590 miles
  • 1959.521 kilometers
  • 1058.057 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
  • 1218.994 miles
  • 1961.781 kilometers
  • 1059.277 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 Licenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport (PVR) to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is 2 hours 48 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Puerto Vallarta and Los Angeles is 2 hours. Los Angeles is 2 hours behind Puerto Vallarta.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 159 kg (351 pounds).

Airport information


A Licenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport
City: Puerto Vallarta
Country: Mexico Flag of Mexico
IATA Code: PVR
ICAO Code: MMPR
Coordinates: 20°40′48″N, 105°15′14″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

Map

Puerto Vallarta to Los Angeles flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Puerto Vallarta (PVR) → Los Angeles (LAX).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1218

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