How far is Columbus, NE from Lincoln, NE?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Columbus and Lincoln is 56.8 miles (91.41 km).

Flight distance from Columbus, NE to Lincoln, NE is 56.8 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 09 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 08 minutes to travel from Columbus to Lincoln with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Columbus, Nebraska to Lincoln, Nebraska is: 78.41 miles (126.19 km) by car.

Driving from Columbus to Lincoln will take approximately 01 hours 23 minutes.

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#1 Columbus

City in Platte County, Nebraska, United States

Population 2923
GPS Coordinates 41°25'47"N 97°22'6"W
Latitude 41.4297300
Longitude -97.3683800
Altitude 441
Country United States
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#2 Lincoln

The capital of Nebraska and the center of the Lincoln metropolitan area. It is located in the southeastern part of the state. Lincoln is known for its college football team, the Nebraska Cornhuskers, its many parks and green spaces, and its many attractions, such as the Lincoln Children's Zoo and the Museum of American Speed.

Population 290505
GPS Coordinates 40°48'0"N 96°40'1"W
Latitude 40.8000000
Longitude -96.6669600
Altitude 367
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Columbus and Lincoln

The distance between Columbus and Lincoln is 126 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 01 hours 24 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.

There is no time difference between Columbus and Lincoln. The current time is 20:36:21.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 02 hours 36 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 01 hours 57 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 01 hours 34 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 01 hours 18 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 01 hours 07 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 01 hours 02 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 00 hours 58 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 10.47 liters (2.77 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Columbus and Lincoln.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Columbus to Lincoln is $9.55 (diesel $13.03).

Nebraska gas prices.

Gasoline Mid Grade Premium Diesel
Gallon $3.45 $3.65 $4.09 $4.71
Total $9.55 $10.09 $11.3 $13.03

Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.

The average gas price (in Nebraska ) per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $3.450 (Diesel $4.708) /gallon. Last changed prices on May 17, 2024.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Columbus and Lincoln (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

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