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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Lincoln, NE (LNK)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Lincoln (Los Angeles International Airport – Lincoln Airport (Nebraska)) is 1279 miles / 2058 kilometers / 1111 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 55 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Lincoln (LNK) is 1514 miles / 2436 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 4 minutes.

Los Angeles – Lincoln

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1279
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2058
Kilometers
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1111
Nautical miles

How far is Lincoln from Los Angeles?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1278.577 miles
  • 2057.670 kilometers
  • 1111.053 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
  • 1276.327 miles
  • 2054.049 kilometers
  • 1109.098 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Los Angeles to Lincoln is 2 hours 55 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Lincoln is 2 hours. Lincoln is 2 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

Los Angeles time to Lincoln time converter

Time in Los Angeles: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Lincoln: 00:00

Current local times

Los Angeles, CA

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Lincoln, NE

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Los Angeles to Lincoln generates about 165 kg of CO2 per passenger, 165 kilograms is equal to 365 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Lincoln

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) (LNK).

Airport information

Origin Los Angeles International Airport
City: Los Angeles, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″W
Destination 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