# Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Lincoln, NE (LNK)

Flight distance from New York to Lincoln (New York LaGuardia Airport – Lincoln Airport (Nebraska)) is 1196 miles / 1925 kilometers / 1040 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 45 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Lincoln (LNK) is 1304 miles / 2099 kilometers and travel time by car is about 22 hours 34 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from New York to Lincoln.

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) (LNK).

## How far is Lincoln from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1196.423 miles
• 1925.456 kilometers
• 1039.663 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
• 1193.376 miles
• 1920.552 kilometers
• 1037.015 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 New York LaGuardia Airport
City: New York, NY
Country: United States
IATA Code: LGA
ICAO Code: KLGA
Coordinates: 40°46′37″N, 73°52′21″W

City: Lincoln, NE
Country: 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 New York and Lincoln is 1 hour. Lincoln is 1 hour behind New York.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 161 kg (356 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Lincoln (LNK).

Distance:
1196
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1196

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