Distance from Lincoln, MI to Athens, MI


270 mi


5 hours 3 mins

Gas Cost

$19 - $37

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There are 201.35 miles from Lincoln to Athens in southwest direction and 270 miles (434.52 kilometers) by car, following the US-23 S route.

Lincoln and Athens are 5 hours 3 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Lincoln, MI to Athens, MI. The halfway point is Clio, MI.

Lincoln, MI and Athens, MI are in the same time zone (EDT). Current time in both locations is 1:34 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 12.52 gallons of gas to cover the route between Lincoln, MI and Athens, MI.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Lincoln to Athens is $30.67.

During the route, an average car will release 245.25 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.

Halfway Point Between Lincoln, MI and Athens, MI

If you want to meet halfway between Lincoln, MI and Athens, MI or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 43.191772 and -83.763824, or 43º 11' 30.3792" N, 83º 45' 49.7664" W. This location is 135.19 miles away from Lincoln, MI and Athens, MI and it would take approximately 2 hours 31 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Clio, MI, situated 141.18 miles from Lincoln, MI and 133.18 miles from Athens, MI. It would take 2 hours 58 mins to go from Lincoln to Clio and 2 hours 12 mins to go from Athens to Clio.

Major Cities Along the Route

The only major city along the route is Lansing, MI.

Best Hotels In or Near Athens, MI

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Lincoln, MI

Planning on renting a car to go from Lincoln, MI to Athens, MI? Here there are some offers to rent a car in or near Lincoln, MI:


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From $14


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From $18


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From $24



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Weather in Lincoln and Athens


Light snow (1–2 in.) today through Friday, with high temperatures rising to 38°F on Saturday.

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Cloudy Partly cloudy day Snow Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day
34° 27° 35° 31° 36° 30° 38° 30° 37° 30°
26% Rain probability 33% Rain probability 55% Rain probability 12% Rain probability 6% Rain probability
9 144 degrees 7 178 degrees 6 218 degrees 4 18 degrees 8 228 degrees


Rain on Saturday, with high temperatures rising to 41°F next Wednesday.

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Partly cloudy day Fog Fog Rain Partly cloudy day
38° 26° 35° 28° 37° 34° 39° 28° 39° 27°
23% Rain probability 38% Rain probability 92% Rain probability 30% Rain probability 5% Rain probability
8 169 degrees 5 175 degrees 4 83 degrees 9 26 degrees 6 255 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Lincoln, MI and Athens, MI in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 201.35 mi 324.04 km 174.97 nautical mi
Driving distance 270 mi 435.14 km 234.96 nautical mi

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