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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Lincoln, NE (LNK)

Flight distance from Chicago to Lincoln (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Lincoln Airport (Nebraska)) is 466 miles / 750 kilometers / 405 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 22 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Lincoln (LNK) is 517 miles / 832 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 30 minutes.

Chicago – Lincoln

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466
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750
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405
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How far is Lincoln from Chicago?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Chicago O'Hare International Airport to Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) is 1 hour 22 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Chicago and Lincoln.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Chicago to Lincoln generates about 94 kg of CO2 per passenger, 94 kilograms is equal to 206 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

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).

Airport information

Origin Chicago O'Hare International Airport
City: Chicago, IL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ORD
ICAO Code: KORD
Coordinates: 41°58′42″N, 87°54′17″W
Destination 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

Airlines flying from Chicago (ORD) to Lincoln (LNK)

United Airlines