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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 Flag of United States
IATA Code: CLT
ICAO Code: KCLT
Coordinates: 35°12′50″N, 80°56′35″W

B Lincoln Airport (Nebraska)
City: Lincoln, NE
Country: United States Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Charlotte, NC

 EDT

Lincoln, NE

 CDT

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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