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Distance between Edmonton (YEG) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Flight distance from Edmonton to Los Angeles (Edmonton International Airport – Los Angeles International Airport) is 1358 miles / 2186 kilometers / 1180 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 4 minutes.

Driving distance from Edmonton (YEG) to Los Angeles (LAX) is 1751 miles / 2818 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 21 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Edmonton International Airport (YEG) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

How far is Los Angeles from Edmonton?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1358.036 miles
  • 2185.546 kilometers
  • 1180.101 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
  • 1358.985 miles
  • 2187.075 kilometers
  • 1180.926 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 Edmonton International Airport
City: Edmonton
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YEG
ICAO Code: CYEG
Coordinates: 53°18′34″N, 113°34′48″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 Edmonton and Los Angeles is 1 hour. Los Angeles is 1 hour behind Edmonton.

Time Difference

Edmonton

 MDT

Los Angeles, CA

 PDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 171 kg (376 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Edmonton (YEG) → Los Angeles (LAX).

Distance:
1358
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1358

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