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Distance between Lincoln, NE (LNK) and Sitka, AK (SIT)

Flight distance from Lincoln to Sitka (Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) – Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport) is 2042 miles / 3287 kilometers / 1775 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 21 minutes.

Driving distance from Lincoln (LNK) to Sitka (SIT) is 2914 miles / 4690 kilometers and travel time by car is about 65 hours 32 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) (LNK) and Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport (SIT).

How far is Sitka from Lincoln?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2042.189 miles
  • 3286.584 kilometers
  • 1774.613 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
  • 2037.846 miles
  • 3279.596 kilometers
  • 1770.840 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 Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport
City: Sitka, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SIT
ICAO Code: PASI
Coordinates: 57°2′49″N, 135°21′43″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lincoln and Sitka is 3 hours. Sitka is 3 hours behind Lincoln.

Time Difference

Lincoln, NE

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Sitka, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 222 kg (490 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lincoln (LNK) → Sitka (SIT).

Distance:
2042
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2042

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