# How far is Los Angeles, CA, from Kangerlussuaq?

The distance between Kangerlussuaq (Kangerlussuaq Airport) and Los Angeles (Los Angeles International Airport) is 3491 miles / 5618 kilometers / 3034 nautical miles.

3491
Miles
5618
Kilometers
3034
Nautical miles
7 h 6 min
394 kg

## Distance from Kangerlussuaq to Los Angeles

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Kangerlussuaq to Los Angeles. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 3491.021 miles
• 5618.254 kilometers
• 3033.614 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 3484.600 miles
• 5607.919 kilometers
• 3028.034 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 Kangerlussuaq to Los Angeles?

The estimated flight time from Kangerlussuaq Airport to Los Angeles International Airport is 7 hours and 6 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Kangerlussuaq Airport (SFJ) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)

On average, flying from Kangerlussuaq to Los Angeles generates about 394 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 394 kilograms equals 868 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path from Kangerlussuaq to Los Angeles

See the map of the shortest flight path between Kangerlussuaq Airport (SFJ) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

## Airport information

Origin Kangerlussuaq Airport
City: Kangerlussuaq
Country: Greenland
IATA Code: SFJ
ICAO Code: BGSF
Coordinates: 67°0′43″N, 50°42′41″W
Destination Los Angeles International Airport
City: Los Angeles, CA
Country: United States
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″W