Map of flight path and driving directions from Chicago to Lincoln.
Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) (LNK).
How far is Lincoln from Chicago?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Chicago and Lincoln. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 466.300 miles
- 750.437 kilometers
- 405.204 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
- 465.145 miles
- 748.579 kilometers
- 404.200 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).
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Chicago and Lincoln.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 94 kg (206 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Chicago (ORD) → Lincoln (LNK).