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Distance between Lincoln, NE (LNK) and Reno, NV (RNO)

Flight distance from Lincoln to Reno (Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) – Reno–Tahoe International Airport) is 1218 miles / 1960 kilometers / 1058 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 48 minutes.

Driving distance from Lincoln (LNK) to Reno (RNO) is 1397 miles / 2248 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 47 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) (LNK) and Reno–Tahoe International Airport (RNO).

How far is Reno from Lincoln?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1217.806 miles
  • 1959.869 kilometers
  • 1058.245 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
  • 1214.778 miles
  • 1954.996 kilometers
  • 1055.613 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 Reno–Tahoe International Airport
City: Reno, NV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RNO
ICAO Code: KRNO
Coordinates: 39°29′56″N, 119°46′4″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Lincoln, NE

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Reno, NV

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 162 kg (357 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lincoln (LNK) → Reno (RNO).

Distance:
1218
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1218

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