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Distance between Pittsburgh, PA (PIT) and Lancaster, PA (LNS)

Flight distance from Pittsburgh to Lancaster (Pittsburgh International Airport – Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania)) is 209 miles / 337 kilometers / 182 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 53 minutes.

Driving distance from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Lancaster (LNS) is 253 miles / 407 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 40 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Pittsburgh to Lancaster.

Shortest flight path between Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT) and Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania) (LNS).

How far is Lancaster from Pittsburgh?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 209.496 miles
  • 337.151 kilometers
  • 182.047 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
  • 208.981 miles
  • 336.322 kilometers
  • 181.599 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 Pittsburgh International Airport
City: Pittsburgh, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PIT
ICAO Code: KPIT
Coordinates: 40°29′29″N, 80°13′58″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 Pittsburgh and Lancaster.

Time Difference

Pittsburgh, PA

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Lancaster, PA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 56 kg (123 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Pittsburgh (PIT) → Lancaster (LNS).

Distance:
209
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
209

Round trip?