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Distance between Lincoln, NE (LNK) and Indianapolis, IN (IND)

Flight distance from Lincoln to Indianapolis (Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) – Indianapolis International Airport) is 558 miles / 898 kilometers / 485 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Lincoln (LNK) to Indianapolis (IND) is 661 miles / 1064 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 27 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) (LNK) and Indianapolis International Airport (IND).

How far is Indianapolis from Lincoln?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 558.125 miles
  • 898.216 kilometers
  • 484.998 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
  • 556.764 miles
  • 896.025 kilometers
  • 483.815 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 Indianapolis International Airport
City: Indianapolis, IN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IND
ICAO Code: KIND
Coordinates: 39°43′2″N, 86°17′39″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Lincoln, NE

 CST

Indianapolis, IN

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 107 kg (236 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lincoln (LNK) → Indianapolis (IND).

Distance:
558
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
558

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