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Distance between San Antonio, TX (SAT) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Flight distance from San Antonio to Los Angeles (San Antonio International Airport – Los Angeles International Airport) is 1210 miles / 1948 kilometers / 1052 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 47 minutes.

Driving distance from San Antonio (SAT) to Los Angeles (LAX) is 1366 miles / 2199 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 42 minutes.

San Antonio – Los Angeles

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1210
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1948
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1052
Nautical miles

How far is Los Angeles from San Antonio?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1210.450 miles
  • 1948.030 kilometers
  • 1051.852 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
  • 1208.348 miles
  • 1944.648 kilometers
  • 1050.026 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 San Antonio International Airport to Los Angeles International Airport is 2 hours 47 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between San Antonio and Los Angeles is 2 hours. Los Angeles is 2 hours behind San Antonio.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from San Antonio to Los Angeles generates about 162 kg of CO2 per passenger, 162 kilograms is equal to 357 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from San Antonio to Los Angeles

Shortest flight path between San Antonio International Airport (SAT) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

Airport information

Origin San Antonio International Airport
City: San Antonio, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SAT
ICAO Code: KSAT
Coordinates: 29°32′1″N, 98°28′11″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 San Antonio (SAT) to Los Angeles (LAX)

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