# Distance between Charlotte, NC (CLT) and Lincoln, NE (LNK)

Flight distance from Charlotte to Lincoln (Charlotte Douglas International Airport – Lincoln Airport (Nebraska)) is 945 miles / 1520 kilometers / 821 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 17 minutes.

Driving distance from Charlotte (CLT) to Lincoln (LNK) is 1161 miles / 1869 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 36 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Charlotte to Lincoln.

Shortest flight path between Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) and Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) (LNK).

## How far is Lincoln from Charlotte?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Charlotte and Lincoln. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 944.502 miles
• 1520.029 kilometers
• 820.750 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
• 942.917 miles
• 1517.477 kilometers
• 819.372 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 Charlotte Douglas International Airport
City: Charlotte, NC
Country: United States
IATA Code: CLT
ICAO Code: KCLT
Coordinates: 35°12′50″N, 80°56′35″W

City: Lincoln, NE
Country: United States
IATA Code: LNK
ICAO Code: KLNK
Coordinates: 40°51′3″N, 96°45′33″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Charlotte and Lincoln is 1 hour. Lincoln is 1 hour behind Charlotte.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 147 kg (324 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Charlotte (CLT) → Lincoln (LNK).

Distance:
945
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
945

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