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Distance between Roanoke, VA (ROA) and Lancaster, PA (LNS)

Distance from Roanoke to Lancaster (Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport – Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania)) is 277 miles / 446 kilometers / 241 nautical miles.

How far is Lancaster from Roanoke?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 276.949 miles
  • 445.707 kilometers
  • 240.662 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
  • 276.827 miles
  • 445.510 kilometers
  • 240.556 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 Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport (ROA) to Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania) (LNS) is 1 hour 1 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Roanoke and Lancaster.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 63 kg (139 pounds).

Airport information


A Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport
City: Roanoke, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ROA
ICAO Code: KROA
Coordinates: 37°19′31″N, 79°58′31″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

Roanoke to Lancaster flight path

Shortest flight path between Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport (ROA) and Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania) (LNS).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Roanoke (ROA) → Lancaster (LNS).

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Air miles:
277
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
277

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