Map of flight path and driving directions from Lincoln to Buffalo.
Shortest flight path between Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) (LNK) and Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF).
How far is Buffalo from Lincoln?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Lincoln and Buffalo. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 938.810 miles
- 1510.868 kilometers
- 815.804 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
- 936.443 miles
- 1507.059 kilometers
- 813.747 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 Lincoln and Buffalo is 1 hour. Buffalo is 1 hour ahead of Lincoln.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 147 kg (323 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Lincoln (LNK) → Buffalo (BUF).