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Distance between Lincoln, NE (LNK) and Cheyenne, WY (CYS)

Flight distance from Lincoln to Cheyenne (Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) – Cheyenne Regional Airport) is 421 miles / 678 kilometers / 366 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 17 minutes.

Driving distance from Lincoln (LNK) to Cheyenne (CYS) is 440 miles / 708 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 3 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Lincoln to Cheyenne.

Shortest flight path between Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) (LNK) and Cheyenne Regional Airport (CYS).

How far is Cheyenne from Lincoln?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 421.346 miles
  • 678.091 kilometers
  • 366.140 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
  • 420.273 miles
  • 676.363 kilometers
  • 365.207 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 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 Cheyenne Regional Airport
City: Cheyenne, WY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CYS
ICAO Code: KCYS
Coordinates: 41°9′20″N, 104°48′43″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lincoln and Cheyenne is 1 hour. Cheyenne is 1 hour behind Lincoln.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 87 kg (192 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lincoln (LNK) → Cheyenne (CYS).

Distance:
421
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
421

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