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Distance between Lincoln, NE (LNK) and Modesto, CA (MOD)

Flight distance from Lincoln to Modesto (Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) – Modesto City–County Airport) is 1313 miles / 2112 kilometers / 1141 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 59 minutes.

Driving distance from Lincoln (LNK) to Modesto (MOD) is 1602 miles / 2578 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 32 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) (LNK) and Modesto City–County Airport (MOD).

How far is Modesto from Lincoln?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1312.536 miles
  • 2112.323 kilometers
  • 1140.563 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
  • 1309.466 miles
  • 2107.381 kilometers
  • 1137.895 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 Modesto City–County Airport
City: Modesto, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MOD
ICAO Code: KMOD
Coordinates: 37°37′32″N, 120°57′14″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lincoln and Modesto is 2 hours. Modesto is 2 hours behind Lincoln.

Time Difference

Lincoln, NE

 CST

Modesto, CA

 PST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 168 kg (370 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lincoln (LNK) → Modesto (MOD).

Distance:
1313
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1313

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