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Distance between Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Flight distance from Ho Chi Minh City to Los Angeles (Tan Son Nhat International Airport – Los Angeles International Airport) is 8169 miles / 13146 kilometers / 7098 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 15 hours 57 minutes.

Ho Chi Minh City – Los Angeles

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8169
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13146
Kilometers
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7098
Nautical miles
Flight time duration
15 h 57 min
CO2 emission
1 023 kg

How far is Los Angeles from Ho Chi Minh City?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 8168.590 miles
  • 13146.072 kilometers
  • 7098.311 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
  • 8158.883 miles
  • 13130.450 kilometers
  • 7089.876 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 Ho Chi Minh City to Los Angeles?

Estimated flight time from Tan Son Nhat International Airport to Los Angeles International Airport is 15 hours 57 minutes.

What is the time difference between Ho Chi Minh City and Los Angeles?

The time difference between Ho Chi Minh City and Los Angeles is 14 hours. Los Angeles is 14 hours behind Ho Chi Minh City.
Ho Chi Minh City time to Los Angeles time converter

Flight carbon footprint between Tan Son Nhat International Airport (SGN) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)

On average flying from Ho Chi Minh City to Los Angeles generates about 1 023 kg of CO2 per passenger, 1 023 kilograms is equal to 2 256 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Ho Chi Minh City to Los Angeles

Shortest flight path between Tan Son Nhat International Airport (SGN) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

Airport information

Origin Tan Son Nhat International Airport
City: Ho Chi Minh City
Country: Vietnam Flag of Vietnam
IATA Code: SGN
ICAO Code: VVTS
Coordinates: 10°49′7″N, 106°39′7″E
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