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Distance between Roanoke, VA (ROA) and Lynchburg, VA (LYH)

Distance from Roanoke to Lynchburg (Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport – Lynchburg Regional Airport) is 43 miles / 69 kilometers / 37 nautical miles.

How far is Lynchburg from Roanoke?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 42.681 miles
  • 68.688 kilometers
  • 37.089 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
  • 42.581 miles
  • 68.527 kilometers
  • 37.002 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 Lynchburg Regional Airport (LYH) is 34 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Roanoke and Lynchburg.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 31 kg (68 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 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

Roanoke to Lynchburg flight path

Shortest flight path between Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional Airport (ROA) and Lynchburg Regional Airport (LYH).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Roanoke (ROA) → Lynchburg (LYH).

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Air miles:
43
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
43

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