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Distance between Sioux City, IA (SUX) and Kearney, NE (EAR)

Flight distance from Sioux City to Kearney (Sioux Gateway Airport – Kearney Regional Airport) is 178 miles / 287 kilometers / 155 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Sioux City (SUX) to Kearney (EAR) is 224 miles / 361 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 20 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Sioux City to Kearney.

Shortest flight path between Sioux Gateway Airport (SUX) and Kearney Regional Airport (EAR).

How far is Kearney from Sioux City?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Sioux City and Kearney. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 178.439 miles
  • 287.169 kilometers
  • 155.059 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
  • 178.259 miles
  • 286.880 kilometers
  • 154.903 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 Sioux Gateway Airport
City: Sioux City, IA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SUX
ICAO Code: KSUX
Coordinates: 42°24′9″N, 96°23′3″W

B Kearney Regional Airport
City: Kearney, NE
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: EAR
ICAO Code: KEAR
Coordinates: 40°43′37″N, 99°0′24″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Sioux City and Kearney.

Time Difference

Sioux City, IA

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Kearney, NE

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 51 kg (113 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sioux City (SUX) → Kearney (EAR).

Distance:
178
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
178

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