The flight distance from Ottumwa, Iowa to Lincoln, Nebraska is:

225 miles / 362 km

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Distance from Ottumwa, IA to Lincoln, NE

The total distance from Ottumwa, IA to Lincoln, NE is 225 miles.

This is equivalent to 362 kilometers or 196 nautical miles.

Your trip begins in Ottumwa, Iowa.
It ends in Lincoln, Nebraska.

Your flight direction from Ottumwa, IA to Lincoln, NE is West (-92 degrees from North).

The distance calculator helps you figure out how far it is to fly from Ottumwa, IA to Lincoln, NE. It does this by computing the straight line flying distance ("as the crow flies"). It uses the great circle formula to compute the total travel mileage.

Ottumwa, Iowa

City: Ottumwa
State: Iowa
Country: United States
Category: cities

Lincoln, Nebraska

City: Lincoln
State: Nebraska
Country: United States
Category: cities

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