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Distance between Lincoln, NE (LNK) and Lynchburg, VA (LYH)

Flight distance from Lincoln to Lynchburg (Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) – Lynchburg Regional Airport) is 973 miles / 1566 kilometers / 845 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 20 minutes.

Driving distance from Lincoln (LNK) to Lynchburg (LYH) is 1181 miles / 1901 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 51 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) (LNK) and Lynchburg Regional Airport (LYH).

How far is Lynchburg from Lincoln?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 972.901 miles
  • 1565.733 kilometers
  • 845.428 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
  • 970.767 miles
  • 1562.298 kilometers
  • 843.573 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 Lynchburg Regional Airport
City: Lynchburg, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LYH
ICAO Code: KLYH
Coordinates: 37°19′36″N, 79°12′1″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Lincoln, NE

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Lynchburg, VA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 149 kg (328 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lincoln (LNK) → Lynchburg (LYH).

Distance:
973
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
973

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