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Distance between Lincoln, NE (LNK) and Garden City, KS (GCK)

Flight distance from Lincoln to Garden City (Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) – Garden City Regional Airport) is 293 miles / 471 kilometers / 254 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Lincoln (LNK) to Garden City (GCK) is 391 miles / 629 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 59 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Lincoln to Garden City.

Shortest flight path between Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) (LNK) and Garden City Regional Airport (GCK).

How far is Garden City from Lincoln?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 292.719 miles
  • 471.086 kilometers
  • 254.366 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
  • 292.556 miles
  • 470.823 kilometers
  • 254.224 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 Garden City Regional Airport
City: Garden City, KS
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GCK
ICAO Code: KGCK
Coordinates: 37°55′39″N, 100°43′26″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lincoln and Garden City.

Time Difference

Lincoln, NE

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Garden City, KS

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 68 kg (150 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lincoln (LNK) → Garden City (GCK).

Distance:
293
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
293

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