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Distance between Minneapolis, MN (MSP) and Lynchburg, VA (LYH)

Flight distance from Minneapolis to Lynchburg (Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport – Lynchburg Regional Airport) is 897 miles / 1443 kilometers / 779 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 11 minutes.

Driving distance from Minneapolis (MSP) to Lynchburg (LYH) is 1124 miles / 1809 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 57 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Minneapolis to Lynchburg.

Shortest flight path between Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport (MSP) and Lynchburg Regional Airport (LYH).

How far is Lynchburg from Minneapolis?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Minneapolis and Lynchburg. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 896.519 miles
  • 1442.808 kilometers
  • 779.054 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
  • 895.381 miles
  • 1440.976 kilometers
  • 778.065 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 Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport
City: Minneapolis, MN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MSP
ICAO Code: KMSP
Coordinates: 44°52′55″N, 93°13′18″W

B Lynchburg Regional Airport
City: Lynchburg, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LYH
ICAO Code: KLYH
Coordinates: 37°19′36″N, 79°12′1″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Minneapolis and Lynchburg is 1 hour. Lynchburg is 1 hour ahead of Minneapolis.

Time Difference

Minneapolis, MN

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Lynchburg, VA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 143 kg (316 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Minneapolis (MSP) → Lynchburg (LYH).

Distance:
897
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
897

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