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Distance between Newport News, VA (PHF) and Lancaster, PA (LNS)

Flight distance from Newport News to Lancaster (Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport – Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania)) is 207 miles / 332 kilometers / 179 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 53 minutes.

Driving distance from Newport News (PHF) to Lancaster (LNS) is 281 miles / 453 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 33 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Newport News to Lancaster.

Shortest flight path between Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport (PHF) and Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania) (LNS).

How far is Lancaster from Newport News?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Newport News and Lancaster. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 206.504 miles
  • 332.335 kilometers
  • 179.447 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
  • 206.849 miles
  • 332.890 kilometers
  • 179.746 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 Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport
City: Newport News, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHF
ICAO Code: KPHF
Coordinates: 37°7′54″N, 76°29′34″W

B Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania)
City: Lancaster, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LNS
ICAO Code: KLNS
Coordinates: 40°7′18″N, 76°17′45″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Newport News and Lancaster.

Time Difference

Newport News, VA

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Lancaster, PA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 55 kg (122 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Newport News (PHF) → Lancaster (LNS).

Distance:
207
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
207

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