Map of flight path and driving directions from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles.
Shortest flight path between Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).
How far is Los Angeles from Salt Lake City?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Salt Lake City and Los Angeles. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 589.658 miles
- 948.963 kilometers
- 512.399 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
- 589.879 miles
- 949.318 kilometers
- 512.591 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).
|A||Salt Lake City International Airport|
|City:||Salt Lake City, UT|
|B||Los Angeles International Airport|
|City:||Los Angeles, CA|
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Salt Lake City and Los Angeles is 1 hour. Los Angeles is 1 hour behind Salt Lake City.
Salt Lake City, UT
Los Angeles, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 111 kg (246 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Salt Lake City (SLC) → Los Angeles (LAX).