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Omaha to Cheyenne drive in 1 day

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 Lincoln (Nebraska)
 York (Nebraska)
 Hastings (Nebraska)
 Original Pony Express Station
 Kimball (Nebraska)
2 travelers   /   driving   /   1 day   /   no pets   /   no RV


Omaha to Cheyenne road trip planner

Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Omaha to Cheyenne. If you're planning a road trip to Cheyenne, you can research locations to stop along the way. Traveling with a dog or cat? View pet-friendly stops between Omaha and Cheyenne. Camping along the way? View RV campgrounds between Omaha and Cheyenne. Find the best hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.

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8:00 am  start in Omaha
drive for about 1 hour

9:06 am  Lincoln (Nebraska)
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 10:06 am
drive for about 54 minutes

11:00 am  York (Nebraska)
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 12:00 pm
drive for about 1 hour

1:03 pm  Hastings (Nebraska)
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 2:03 pm
drive for about 2 hours

4:05 pm  Original Pony Express Station
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 5:05 pm
drive for about 2 hours

6:51 pm  Ogallala
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 7:51 pm
drive for about 1.5 hours

9:23 pm  Kimball (Nebraska)
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 10:23 pm
drive for about 1.5 hours

11:45 pm  arrive in Cheyenne

driving ≈ 9.5 hours

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Where does my trip begin?

Your starting point is Omaha, Nebraska.

You can enter an exact street address if you want to get precise directions, but this is optional.

How many cars do we need?

Since there are only 2 travelers, we assume you're driving 1 car. You can adjust the number of people traveling at the top. We assume a maximum of 4 passengers per car, but you can change the number of cars to fit your situation.

Where should I stop along the way?

Lincoln (Nebraska)  (3 answers)
    questions about Lincoln (Nebraska):
        What is your favorite restaurant in Lincoln (Nebraska)?

York (Nebraska)

Hastings (Nebraska)  (2 answers)
    questions about Hastings (Nebraska):
        Places to go

Original Pony Express Station


Kimball (Nebraska)

Where does my trip end?

Your final destination is Cheyenne, Wyoming.

You can enter the exact street address of your destination, but this is optional.

What are some things to do in Cheyenne?

This section could be endless, so rather than trying to suggest every local activity or attraction, we'll leave it open-ended.

Of course, Trippy is the perfect place to ask questions because there's an entire community of travelers talking to each other and sharing tips and advice. Trippy is where you can get answers personalized for your tastes, budgets, trip dates & more!

For example, here are some questions people have asked about Cheyenne. Click on any question to see answers from the community!

profile  Mike from asked:
Driving from Kennesaw ga to Cheyenne wy  (1 answer)

profile  Susan from Fredericksburg (Texas) asked:
What are some "must see" places in Cheyenne.  (1 answer)

Click the button below to explore more questions and answers related to Cheyenne.

Do I really have to go back home?

Yes, even this step is optional, because if you're on vacation who wants the trip to end? It's okay, you can start planning your next trip!

Want to plan the trip back? Get the reverse directions for a Cheyenne to Omaha drive, or go to the main page to plan a new road trip.

You can also compare the travel time if you're flying or driving by calculating the distance from Omaha to Cheyenne. Or get a full Omaha to Cheyenne flight plan.

Don't forget about exploring your own hometown with a staycation. You can also find some cool day trips or get away for a weekend. Maybe try typing in a faraway location like London, Hong Kong, or Sydney, and get inspired for your dream trip around the world.

And if you know Omaha well, please help your fellow travelers and answer their questions about Omaha!

At a Glance
without making any stops
total driving distance is 498 miles
driving time of 7 hours, 6 minutes
Cheyenne is 1 hour behind Omaha
17 Omaha travel answers
3 Lincoln (Nebraska) travel answers
2 Hastings (Nebraska) travel answers
1 Ogallala travel answer
13 Cheyenne travel answers


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