# Distance between Lincoln, NE (LNK) and Washington D.C. (IAD)

Flight distance from Lincoln to Washington D.C. (Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) – Washington Dulles International Airport) is 1032 miles / 1661 kilometers / 897 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 27 minutes.

Driving distance from Lincoln (LNK) to Washington D.C. (IAD) is 1198 miles / 1928 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 57 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Lincoln to Washington D.C..

Shortest flight path between Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) (LNK) and Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD).

## How far is Washington D.C. from Lincoln?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1032.050 miles
• 1660.924 kilometers
• 896.827 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
• 1029.543 miles
• 1656.889 kilometers
• 894.648 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

City: Lincoln, NE
Country: United States
IATA Code: LNK
ICAO Code: KLNK
Coordinates: 40°51′3″N, 96°45′33″W

B Washington Dulles International Airport
City: Washington D.C.
Country: United States
Coordinates: 38°56′40″N, 77°27′20″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lincoln and Washington D.C. is 1 hour. Washington D.C. is 1 hour ahead of Lincoln.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 153 kg (337 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lincoln (LNK) → Washington D.C. (IAD).

Distance:
1032
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1032

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