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Distance between Lincoln, NE (LNK) and Buffalo, NY (BUF)

Distance from Lincoln to Buffalo (Buffalo Niagara International Airport – Lincoln Airport (Nebraska)) is 939 miles / 1511 kilometers / 816 nautical miles.

Calculations with different 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) (LNK) to Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF) is 2 hours 16 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lincoln and Buffalo is 1 hour. Buffalo is 1 hour ahead of Lincoln.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 135 kg (297 pounds).

Airport information


A 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

B Buffalo Niagara International Airport
City: Buffalo, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BUF
ICAO Code: KBUF
Coordinates: 42°56′25″N, 78°43′55″W

Map

Lincoln to Buffalo flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lincoln (LNK) → Buffalo (BUF).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
939

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