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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 45 hours 13 minutes.

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).

How far is Los Angeles from Syracuse?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Syracuse and Los Angeles. 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).

Airport information


A 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

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 Syracuse and Los Angeles is 3 hours. Los Angeles is 3 hours behind Syracuse.

Time Difference

Syracuse, NY

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Los Angeles, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 258 kg (568 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Syracuse (SYR) → Los Angeles (LAX).

Distance:
2351
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2351

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