There are 270.79 miles from Los Angeles to Monterey in northwest direction and 343 miles (552.00 kilometers) by car, following the I-5 N route.

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Los Angeles and Monterey are 5 hours 20 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Los Angeles, CA to Monterey, CA. The halfway point is Kettleman City, CA.

Los Angeles, CA and Monterey, CA are in the same time zone (PDT). Current time in both locations is 9:15 pm.


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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with a fuel efficiency of MPG will need 13.78 gallons of gas to cover the route between Los Angeles, CA and Monterey, CA.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Los Angeles to Monterey is $43.68.

During the route, an average car will release 269.94 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. The carbon footprint would be 0.79 pounds of CO2 per mile.

Average USA gas price used for calculation is $3.17 per gallon of regular gas. Price last updated on September 25, 2021.

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Halfway Point Between Los Angeles, CA and Monterey, CA

If you want to meet halfway between Los Angeles, CA and Monterey, CA or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 35.965019 and -119.964531, or 35º 57" 54.0684" N, 119º 57" 52.3116" W. This location is 171.53 miles away from Los Angeles, CA and Monterey, CA and it would take approximately 2 hours 40 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Kettleman City, CA, situated 175 miles from Los Angeles, CA and 172 miles from Monterey, CA. It would take 2 hours 41 mins to go from Los Angeles to Kettleman City and 2 hours 45 mins to go from Monterey to Kettleman City.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some major cities along the route include East Los Angeles, CA,Glendale, CA,Burbank, CA, and Santa Clarita, CA.

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