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Distance between Lincoln, NE (LNK) and San Jose, CA (SJC)

Flight distance from Lincoln to San Jose (Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) – San Jose International Airport) is 1369 miles / 2203 kilometers / 1190 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 5 minutes.

Driving distance from Lincoln (LNK) to San Jose (SJC) is 1641 miles / 2641 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 15 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Lincoln to San Jose.

Shortest flight path between Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) (LNK) and San Jose International Airport (SJC).

How far is San Jose from Lincoln?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1369.093 miles
  • 2203.341 kilometers
  • 1189.709 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
  • 1365.913 miles
  • 2198.223 kilometers
  • 1186.946 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 San Jose International Airport
City: San Jose, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SJC
ICAO Code: KSJC
Coordinates: 37°21′45″N, 121°55′44″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lincoln and San Jose is 2 hours. San Jose is 2 hours behind Lincoln.

Time Difference

Lincoln, NE

 CST

San Jose, CA

 PST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 171 kg (378 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lincoln (LNK) → San Jose (SJC).

Distance:
1369
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1369

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