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Distance between Providence, RI (PVD) and Lancaster, PA (LNS)

Flight distance from Providence to Lancaster (Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport – Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania)) is 278 miles / 448 kilometers / 242 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Providence (PVD) to Lancaster (LNS) is 329 miles / 530 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 45 minutes.

Providence – Lancaster

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278
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448
Kilometers
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242
Nautical miles

How far is Lancaster from Providence?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 278.283 miles
  • 447.853 kilometers
  • 241.821 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
  • 277.743 miles
  • 446.984 kilometers
  • 241.352 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 Providence to Lancaster is 1 hour 1 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Providence and Lancaster.

Providence time to Lancaster time converter

Time in Providence: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Lancaster: 00:00

Current local times

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Providence to Lancaster generates about 66 kg of CO2 per passenger, 66 kilograms is equal to 145 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Providence to Lancaster

Shortest flight path between Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport (PVD) and Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania) (LNS).

Airport information

Origin Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport
City: Providence, RI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PVD
ICAO Code: KPVD
Coordinates: 41°43′57″N, 71°25′13″W
Destination 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