Distance from SEA Airport to LAX Airport

Distance

1,131 mi

Time

17 hours 22 mins

Gas Cost

$94 - $183

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There are 955.12 miles from Seattle–Tacoma International Airport (SEA) to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) in southeast direction and 1,131 miles (1,820.17 kilometers) by car, following the I-5 S route.

SEA Airport and LAX Airport are 17 hours 22 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from SEA Airport to LAX Airport. The halfway point is Shasta Lake, CA.

SEA Airport and LAX Airport are in the same time zone (PDT). Current time in both locations is 7:33 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 52.37 gallons of gas to cover the route between SEA Airport and LAX Airport.

The estimated cost of gas to go from SEA Airport to LAX Airport is $152.91.

During the route, an average car will release 1,025.94 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between SEA Airport and LAX Airport

If you want to meet halfway between SEA Airport and LAX Airport or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 40.655193 and -122.395447, or 40º 39' 18.6948" N, 122º 23' 43.6092" W. This location is 565.54 miles away from SEA Airport and LAX Airport and it would take approximately 8 hours 41 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Shasta Lake, CA, situated 578.44 miles from SEA Airport and 555.22 miles from LAX Airport. It would take 9 hours 13 mins to go from SEA to Shasta Lake and 8 hours 15 mins to go from LAX to Shasta Lake.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some major cities along the route include Inglewood, CA,Santa Clarita, CA,Stockton, CA,Elk Grove, CA,Sacramento, CA,Portland, OR,Vancouver, WA,Salem, OR, and Eugene, OR.

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in SEA Airport

Planning on renting a car to go from SEA Airport to LAX Airport? Here there are some offers to rent a car in or near SEA Airport:

Small

Small cars

From $14

Intermediate

Intermediate cars

From $18

Full-size

Full-size cars

From $24

SUVs

SUVs

From $28

Vans

Vans

From $40


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Weather in SEA and LAX

SEA

No precipitation throughout the week, with high temperatures falling to 66°F on Friday.

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2 329 degrees 8 211 degrees 5 206 degrees 1 215 degrees 2 344 degrees

LAX

No precipitation throughout the week, with high temperatures rising to 83°F next Wednesday.

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Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Clear day
75° 60° 75° 63° 77° 63° 80° 66° 78° 65°
2% Rain probability 2% Rain probability 3% Rain probability 2% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
4 220 degrees 4 196 degrees 4 214 degrees 5 155 degrees 5 155 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between SEA Airport and LAX Airport in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 955.12 mi 1,537.12 km 829.98 nautical mi
Driving distance 1,131 mi 1,820.31 km 982.89 nautical mi

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