The flight time from Los Angeles, California to Kabul, Afghanistan is:

15 hours, 53 minutes

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Flying time from Los Angeles, CA to Kabul, Afghanistan

The total flight duration from Los Angeles, CA to Kabul, Afghanistan is 15 hours, 53 minutes.

This assumes an average flight speed for a commercial airliner of 500 mph, which is equivalent to 805 km/h or 434 knots. It also adds an extra 30 minutes for take-off and landing. Your exact time may vary depending on wind speeds.

If you're planning a trip, remember to add more time for the plane to taxi between the gate and the airport runway. This measurement is only for the actual flying time. You should also factor in airport wait times and possible equipment or weather delays. If you're trying to figure out what time you'll arrive at the destination, you may want to see if there's a time difference between Los Angeles, CA and Kabul, Afghanistan.

The calculation of flight time is based on the straight line flight distance from Los Angeles, CA to Kabul, Afghanistan ("as the crow flies"), which is about 7,689 miles or 12 374 kilometers.

Your trip begins in Los Angeles, California.
It ends in Kabul, Afghanistan.

Your flight direction from Los Angeles, CA to Kabul, Afghanistan is North (-7 degrees from North).

The flight time calculator measures the average flight duration between points. It uses the great circle formula to compute the travel mileage.

Los Angeles, California

City: Los Angeles
State: California
Country: United States
Category: cities

Kabul, Afghanistan

City: Kabul
Region: Kabol
Country: Afghanistan
Category: cities

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