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Distance between Frankfurt (FRA) and Lancaster, PA (LNS)

Flight distance from Frankfurt to Lancaster (Frankfurt Airport – Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania)) is 3980 miles / 6405 kilometers / 3459 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 8 hours 2 minutes.

Map of flight path from Frankfurt to Lancaster.

Shortest flight path between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania) (LNS).

How far is Lancaster from Frankfurt?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Frankfurt and Lancaster. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3980.076 miles
  • 6405.312 kilometers
  • 3458.592 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
  • 3969.448 miles
  • 6388.207 kilometers
  • 3449.356 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 Frankfurt Airport
City: Frankfurt
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: FRA
ICAO Code: EDDF
Coordinates: 50°1′35″N, 8°32′35″E

B Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania)
City: Lancaster, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LNS
ICAO Code: KLNS
Coordinates: 40°7′18″N, 76°17′45″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Frankfurt and Lancaster is 6 hours. Lancaster is 6 hours behind Frankfurt.

Time Difference

Frankfurt

 CEST

Lancaster, PA

 EDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 454 kg (1 001 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Frankfurt (FRA) → Lancaster (LNS).

Distance:
3980
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3980

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