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Distance between Lincoln, NE (LNK) and Great Falls, MT (GTF)

Flight distance from Lincoln to Great Falls (Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) – Great Falls International Airport) is 856 miles / 1378 kilometers / 744 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 7 minutes.

Driving distance from Lincoln (LNK) to Great Falls (GTF) is 1121 miles / 1804 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 20 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Lincoln to Great Falls.

Shortest flight path between Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) (LNK) and Great Falls International Airport (GTF).

How far is Great Falls from Lincoln?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 856.328 miles
  • 1378.126 kilometers
  • 744.129 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
  • 854.829 miles
  • 1375.714 kilometers
  • 742.826 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 Great Falls International Airport
City: Great Falls, MT
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GTF
ICAO Code: KGTF
Coordinates: 47°28′55″N, 111°22′15″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lincoln and Great Falls is 1 hour. Great Falls is 1 hour behind Lincoln.

Time Difference

Lincoln, NE

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Great Falls, MT

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 140 kg (308 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lincoln (LNK) → Great Falls (GTF).

Distance:
856
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
856

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