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Distance between Sioux City, IA (SUX) and Lubbock, TX (LBB)

Flight distance from Sioux City to Lubbock (Sioux Gateway Airport – Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport) is 671 miles / 1081 kilometers / 583 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Sioux City (SUX) to Lubbock (LBB) is 888 miles / 1429 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 16 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Sioux Gateway Airport (SUX) and Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport (LBB).

How far is Lubbock from Sioux City?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 671.418 miles
  • 1080.543 kilometers
  • 583.446 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
  • 672.071 miles
  • 1081.593 kilometers
  • 584.014 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 Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport
City: Lubbock, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LBB
ICAO Code: KLBB
Coordinates: 33°39′48″N, 101°49′22″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Sioux City and Lubbock.

Time Difference

Sioux City, IA

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Lubbock, TX

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 121 kg (268 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sioux City (SUX) → Lubbock (LBB).

Distance:
671
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
671

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