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Distance between Lincoln, NE (LNK) and Roanoke, VA (ROA)

Flight distance from Lincoln to Roanoke (Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) – Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport) is 933 miles / 1501 kilometers / 811 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 15 minutes.

Driving distance from Lincoln (LNK) to Roanoke (ROA) is 1129 miles / 1817 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 55 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) (LNK) and Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport (ROA).

How far is Roanoke from Lincoln?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 932.846 miles
  • 1501.270 kilometers
  • 810.621 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
  • 930.821 miles
  • 1498.011 kilometers
  • 808.861 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 Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport
City: Roanoke, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ROA
ICAO Code: KROA
Coordinates: 37°19′31″N, 79°58′31″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Lincoln, NE

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Roanoke, VA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 146 kg (322 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lincoln (LNK) → Roanoke (ROA).

Distance:
933
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
933

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