Map of flight path and driving directions from Detroit to Lincoln.
Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) (LNK).
How far is Lincoln from Detroit?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Detroit and Lincoln. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 700.755 miles
- 1127.756 kilometers
- 608.939 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
- 698.989 miles
- 1124.913 kilometers
- 607.404 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Detroit and Lincoln is 1 hour. Lincoln is 1 hour behind Detroit.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 125 kg (275 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Detroit (DTW) → Lincoln (LNK).