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Distance between Lincoln, NE (LNK) and Tampa, FL (TPA)

Flight distance from Lincoln to Tampa (Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) – Tampa International Airport) is 1200 miles / 1931 kilometers / 1043 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Lincoln (LNK) to Tampa (TPA) is 1461 miles / 2352 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 25 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) (LNK) and Tampa International Airport (TPA).

How far is Tampa from Lincoln?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1200.121 miles
  • 1931.407 kilometers
  • 1042.877 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
  • 1200.496 miles
  • 1932.011 kilometers
  • 1043.203 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 Tampa International Airport
City: Tampa, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: TPA
ICAO Code: KTPA
Coordinates: 27°58′31″N, 82°31′59″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Lincoln, NE

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 161 kg (356 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lincoln (LNK) → Tampa (TPA).

Distance:
1200
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1200

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