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Distance between Tulsa, OK (TUL) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Flight distance from Tulsa to Los Angeles (Tulsa International Airport – Los Angeles International Airport) is 1283 miles / 2065 kilometers / 1115 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 55 minutes.

Driving distance from Tulsa (TUL) to Los Angeles (LAX) is 1456 miles / 2344 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 20 minutes.

Tulsa – Los Angeles

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1283
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2065
Kilometers
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1115
Nautical miles

How far is Los Angeles from Tulsa?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1282.836 miles
  • 2064.524 kilometers
  • 1114.754 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
  • 1280.071 miles
  • 2060.074 kilometers
  • 1112.351 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 Tulsa International Airport to Los Angeles International Airport is 2 hours 55 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Tulsa and Los Angeles is 2 hours. Los Angeles is 2 hours behind Tulsa.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Tulsa to Los Angeles generates about 166 kg of CO2 per passenger, 166 kilograms is equal to 365 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

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

Shortest flight path between Tulsa International Airport (TUL) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

Airport information

Origin Tulsa International Airport
City: Tulsa, OK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: TUL
ICAO Code: KTUL
Coordinates: 36°11′54″N, 95°53′17″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