There are 7 ways to get from New York to Lincoln by plane, shuttle, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Newark to Lincoln  •  7 h

  1. EWR - LNK

$277 - $1,239

Cheapest option

Bus  •  29 h 12 min

  1. 4425
  2. West Bound

$140 - $260

5 alternative options

Fly New York La Guardia to Omaha, shuttle  •  8 h 40 min

  1. LGA - OMA

$212 - $537

Fly Newark to Omaha, shuttle  •  8 h 49 min

  1. EWR - OMA

$212 - $468

Bus, shuttle  •  27 h 15 min

  1. Nyc

$187 - $248

Train  •  30 h 13 min

  1. Lake Shore Limited
  2. California Zephyr

$209 - $598

Drive  •  21 h 15 min

  1. 1301.9 miles

$120 - $190

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Lincoln, NE, USA?

United Airlines and Delta fly from New York to Lincoln hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New York to Lincoln via Chicago, Il and Chicago, IL in around 29 h 12 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Lincoln via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Lincoln via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Newark to Lincoln via Rochester, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Lincoln via Detroit, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Lincoln via Pittsburgh, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Lincoln via Akron, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Lincoln via Richmond, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Omaha via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Newark to Omaha
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Flights from Newark to Omaha via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Omaha via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Omaha via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $650
Flights from Newark to Omaha via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $550
Flights from Newark to Omaha via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Lincoln via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Lincoln via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Omaha
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Omaha via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Omaha via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Omaha via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Newark to Omaha via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Newark to Omaha via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Newark to Omaha via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Omaha via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Newark to Omaha via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
19 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Room
$500 - $700
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Lincoln Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $480
Bus operators
Navigator Airport Express
Website
navigatorairportexpress.com
Shuttle from Omaha to Lincoln, NE
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
navigatorairportexpress.com
D&J Bus
Bus from New York to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY to Chicago
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100
Schedules at
wandacoach.com
Burlington Trailways
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
17 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $210
Windstar
Phone
+1 888-494-6378
Email
sara@gowindstar.com
Website
gowindstar.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to Lincoln, NE
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$59
Schedules at
gowindstar.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between New York and Lincoln is 1904 km. The road distance is 2083 km.

The cheapest way to get from New York to Lincoln is to drive which costs $120 - $190 and takes 21 h 15 min.

The quickest way to get from New York to Lincoln is to fly which takes 7 h and costs $270 - $1,300.

No, there is no direct train from New York to Lincoln. However, there are services departing from New York Penn Station and arriving at Lincoln Amtrak via Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 13 min.

No, there is no direct bus from New York to Lincoln. However, there are services departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Lincoln, NE via Chicago, IL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 12 min.

It takes approximately 7 h to get from New York to Lincoln, including transfers.