How far is Lancaster from Amherst?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Lancaster and Amherst is 8.47 miles (13.63 km).

Flight distance from Lancaster, NY to Amherst, NY is 8.47 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 01 minutes.

Driving distance

The driving distance from Lancaster, New York to Amherst, New York is: 11.83 miles (19.03 km) by car.

Driving from Lancaster to Amherst will take approximately 00 hours 19 minutes.

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#1 Lancaster

Town in Erie County, New York

Population 10109
GPS Coordinates 42°54'2"N 78°40'13"W
Latitude 42.9006100
Longitude -78.6703100
Altitude 204
Country United States
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#2 Amherst

Town in New York, United States

Population 126082
GPS Coordinates 42°58'42"N 78°47'59"W
Latitude 42.9783900
Longitude -78.7997600
Altitude 182
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Lancaster and Amherst

The distance between Lancaster and Amherst is 19 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 00 hours 12 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 Lancaster and Amherst. The current time is 08:33:09.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 00 hours 23 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 00 hours 17 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 00 hours 14 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 00 hours 11 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 00 hours 10 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 00 hours 09 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 00 hours 08 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 1.58 liters (0.42 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Lancaster and Amherst.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Lancaster to Amherst is $1.32 (diesel $1.4).

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 per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $3.159 (Diesel $3.367) /gallon. Last changed prices on August 04, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

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

Distance to Other Cities

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