The driving distance from New York City to Los Angeles is 2,781 miles
or 4,476 kilometers
This is a really long road trip, starting from New York, NY and arriving at your destination of Los Angeles, CA with a total driving time of 42 hours, 30 minutes
If you just want to know how far it is between New York City and Los Angeles, the straight line distance is 2,451 miles
or 3,944 kilometers
If you are a pilot flying a private plane, you can fly straight from New York, NY to Los Angeles, CA for a total flight time of 5 hours, 23 minutes
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If you're a traveler planning a trip and you want to book a commercial flight, you can try searching for flights between JFK and LAX.