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Distance between Phoenix, AZ (PHX) and Lynchburg, VA (LYH)

Flight distance from Phoenix to Lynchburg (Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport – Lynchburg Regional Airport) is 1862 miles / 2997 kilometers / 1618 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Phoenix (PHX) to Lynchburg (LYH) is 2119 miles / 3411 kilometers and travel time by car is about 36 hours 51 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) and Lynchburg Regional Airport (LYH).

How far is Lynchburg from Phoenix?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1862.409 miles
  • 2997.257 kilometers
  • 1618.389 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
  • 1858.414 miles
  • 2990.827 kilometers
  • 1614.917 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 Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
City: Phoenix, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHX
ICAO Code: KPHX
Coordinates: 33°26′3″N, 112°0′43″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 Phoenix and Lynchburg is 3 hours. Lynchburg is 3 hours ahead of Phoenix.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 205 kg (452 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Phoenix (PHX) → Lynchburg (LYH).

Distance:
1862
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1862

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