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Distance between Syracuse, NY (SYR) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Flight distance from Syracuse to Los Angeles (Syracuse Hancock International Airport – Los Angeles International Airport) is 2351 miles / 3783 kilometers / 2043 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 57 minutes.

Driving distance from Syracuse (SYR) to Los Angeles (LAX) is 2696 miles / 4338 kilometers and travel time by car is about 48 hours 6 minutes.

Syracuse – Los Angeles

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2351
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3783
Kilometers
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2043
Nautical miles

How far is Los Angeles from Syracuse?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2350.696 miles
  • 3783.079 kilometers
  • 2042.699 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
  • 2345.730 miles
  • 3775.087 kilometers
  • 2038.384 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 Syracuse Hancock International Airport to Los Angeles International Airport is 4 hours 57 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Syracuse and Los Angeles is 3 hours. Los Angeles is 3 hours behind Syracuse.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Syracuse to Los Angeles generates about 258 kg of CO2 per passenger, 258 kilograms is equal to 568 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Syracuse to Los Angeles

Shortest flight path between Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

Airport information

Origin Syracuse Hancock International Airport
City: Syracuse, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SYR
ICAO Code: KSYR
Coordinates: 43°6′40″N, 76°6′22″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