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Distance between Ayers Rock (AYQ) and Lightning Ridge (LHG)

Flight distance from Ayers Rock to Lightning Ridge (Ayers Rock Airport – Lightning Ridge Airport) is 1085 miles / 1747 kilometers / 943 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Ayers Rock (AYQ) to Lightning Ridge (LHG) is 1552 miles / 2497 kilometers and travel time by car is about 27 hours 40 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Ayers Rock to Lightning Ridge.

Shortest flight path between Ayers Rock Airport (AYQ) and Lightning Ridge Airport (LHG).

How far is Lightning Ridge from Ayers Rock?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Ayers Rock and Lightning Ridge. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1085.296 miles
  • 1746.615 kilometers
  • 943.097 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 1083.742 miles
  • 1744.114 kilometers
  • 941.746 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Ayers Rock Airport
City: Ayers Rock
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: AYQ
ICAO Code: YAYE
Coordinates: 25°11′9″S, 130°58′33″E

B Lightning Ridge Airport
City: Lightning Ridge
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: LHG
ICAO Code: YLRD
Coordinates: 29°27′24″S, 147°59′2″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Ayers Rock and Lightning Ridge is 1 hour 30 minutes. Lightning Ridge is 1 hour 30 minutes ahead of Ayers Rock.

Time Difference

Ayers Rock

 ACST

Lightning Ridge

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 156 kg (344 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Ayers Rock (AYQ) → Lightning Ridge (LHG).

Distance:
1085
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1085

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