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Distance between Santiago (SCL) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Flight distance from Santiago to Los Angeles (Santiago International Airport – Los Angeles International Airport) is 5569 miles / 8963 kilometers / 4839 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 11 hours 2 minutes.

Santiago – Los Angeles

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8963
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4839
Nautical miles

How far is Los Angeles from Santiago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5569.143 miles
  • 8962.666 kilometers
  • 4839.453 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
  • 5584.102 miles
  • 8986.741 kilometers
  • 4852.452 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 Santiago International Airport to Los Angeles International Airport is 11 hours 2 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Santiago and Los Angeles is 5 hours. Los Angeles is 5 hours behind Santiago.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Santiago to Los Angeles generates about 659 kg of CO2 per passenger, 659 kilograms is equal to 1 452 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Santiago to Los Angeles

Shortest flight path between Santiago International Airport (SCL) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

Airport information

Origin Santiago International Airport
City: Santiago
Country: Chile Flag of Chile
IATA Code: SCL
ICAO Code: SCEL
Coordinates: 33°23′34″S, 70°47′8″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