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Distance between Dallas, TX (DAL) and Lincoln, NE (LNK)

Flight distance from Dallas to Lincoln (Dallas Love Field – Lincoln Airport (Nebraska)) is 552 miles / 888 kilometers / 480 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 32 minutes.

Driving distance from Dallas (DAL) to Lincoln (LNK) is 640 miles / 1030 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 7 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Dallas to Lincoln.

Shortest flight path between Dallas Love Field (DAL) and Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) (LNK).

How far is Lincoln from Dallas?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 551.948 miles
  • 888.274 kilometers
  • 479.630 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
  • 553.041 miles
  • 890.033 kilometers
  • 480.579 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 Dallas Love Field
City: Dallas, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DAL
ICAO Code: KDAL
Coordinates: 32°50′49″N, 96°51′6″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

There is no time difference between Dallas and Lincoln.

Time Difference

Dallas, TX

 CST

Lincoln, NE

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 106 kg (234 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Dallas (DAL) → Lincoln (LNK).

Distance:
552
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
552

Round trip?