Distance between Fruita CO and Lincoln NE
The distance from Fruita to Lincoln is 1,186 kilometers by road including 1,089 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 14 hours and 50 minutes and goes through Vail, Denver, North Platte, Clifton, Palisade, Parachute and Rifle.
Shortest distance by air  1,043 km ✈️ 
Car route length  1,186 km 🚗 
Driving time  14 h 50 min 
Fuel amount  94.9 L 
Fuel cost  164.1 CAD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Fruita  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
I 70 29 km, 17 min


Clifton  29 km  17 min  1.7 L  
I 70 10 km, 06 min


Palisade  39 km  23 min  2.9 L  
I 70 50 km, 29 min


Parachute  89 km  53 min  7.0 L  
I 70 26 km, 13 min


Rifle  114 km  1 h 07 min  8.8 L  
I 70 20 km, 10 min


New Castle  134 km  1 h 18 min  10.0 L  
I 70 119 km, 1 h 50 min


Vail  253 km  3 h 08 min  20.0 L  
I 70 152 km, 1 h 52 min


Denver  405 km  5 h 01 min  32.4 L  
I 76 406 km, 5 h 06 min


North Platte  812 km  10 h 08 min  63.4 L  
I 80 374 km, 4 h 42 min


Lincoln  1,186 km  14 h 50 min  94.1 L 
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Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Fruita to Lincoln?
Fuel cost: 164.1 CAD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,186 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.73 CAD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Fruita to Lincoln?
Driving time: 14 h 50 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 803 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 7 h 17 min
 149 km with a maximum speed 105 km/h = 1 h 25 min
 59 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 35 min
 19 km with a maximum speed 97 km/h = 12 min
 5 km with a maximum speed 89 km/h = 3 min
 6 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 4 min
 50 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 37 min
 2 km with a maximum speed 56 km/h = 2 min
 90 km with a maximum speed 20 km/h = 4 h 29 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Fruita to Lincoln by land?
The distance between Fruita and Lincoln is 1,186 km by road including 1,089 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Fruita and Lincoln respectively.
How far is Fruita to Lincoln by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Fruita and Lincoln is 1,043 km.
This distance is calculated using the Haversine formula as a greatcircle distance between two points on the surface of a sphere. The start and finish points are the centers of Fruita and Lincoln respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Fruita from Lincoln by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 18 min to cover the distance of 1,043 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 4 h 44 min to flight this distance at average speed of 220 km/h.
This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, airport location and other real world factors.
How long is a helicopter ride from Fruita to Lincoln?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 4 h 20 min to cover the distance of 1,043 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 4 h 58 min to flight this distance at average speed of 210 km/h.
This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, aerodrome location and other real world factors.
What city is halfway between Fruita and Lincoln?
The halfway point between Fruita and Lincoln is Sterling. It is located about 12 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Sterling to Fruita is 605 km and driving will take about 7 h 23 min. The road between Sterling and Lincoln has length 581 km and will take approximately 7 h 26 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Fruita in relation to Lincoln?
Fruita is located 1,043 km west of Lincoln.
Fruita has geographic coordinates: latitude 39.15887, longitude 108.72899.
Lincoln has geographic coordinates: latitude 40.79999, longitude 96.66782.
Which highway goes from Fruita to Lincoln?
The route from Fruita to Lincoln follows I 80, I 70, US 6, I 76.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 CO 52: 21 km
 US 40: 21 km
 US 34: 14 km
 CO 9: 4 km
 US 85: 2 km
 US 77: 1 km