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Distance between Sioux City, IA (SUX) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Flight distance from Sioux City to Los Angeles (Sioux Gateway Airport – Los Angeles International Airport) is 1328 miles / 2138 kilometers / 1154 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Sioux City (SUX) to Los Angeles (LAX) is 1620 miles / 2607 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 48 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Sioux City to Los Angeles.

Shortest flight path between Sioux Gateway Airport (SUX) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

How far is Los Angeles from Sioux City?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1328.215 miles
  • 2137.555 kilometers
  • 1154.188 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
  • 1326.103 miles
  • 2134.156 kilometers
  • 1152.352 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).

Airport information


A Sioux Gateway Airport
City: Sioux City, IA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SUX
ICAO Code: KSUX
Coordinates: 42°24′9″N, 96°23′3″W

B 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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Sioux City and Los Angeles is 2 hours. Los Angeles is 2 hours behind Sioux City.

Time Difference

Sioux City, IA

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Los Angeles, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 169 kg (372 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sioux City (SUX) → Los Angeles (LAX).

Distance:
1328
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1328

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