Map of flight path and driving directions from Philadelphia to Lancaster.
Shortest flight path between Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) and Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania) (LNS).
How far is Lancaster from Philadelphia?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Philadelphia and Lancaster. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 58.575 miles
- 94.267 kilometers
- 50.900 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
- 58.448 miles
- 94.064 kilometers
- 50.790 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 Philadelphia and Lancaster.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 34 kg (74 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Philadelphia (PHL) → Lancaster (LNS).