# Distance between Ayers Rock (AYQ) and Sydney (SYD)

Flight distance from Ayers Rock to Sydney (Ayers Rock Airport – Sydney Airport) is 1354 miles / 2180 kilometers / 1177 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Ayers Rock (AYQ) to Sydney (SYD) is 1742 miles / 2803 kilometers and travel time by car is about 30 hours 51 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Ayers Rock to Sydney.

Shortest flight path between Ayers Rock Airport (AYQ) and Sydney Airport (SYD).

## How far is Sydney from Ayers Rock?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1354.301 miles
• 2179.536 kilometers
• 1176.855 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
• 1353.052 miles
• 2177.526 kilometers
• 1175.770 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
IATA Code: AYQ
ICAO Code: YAYE
Coordinates: 25°11′9″S, 130°58′33″E

B Sydney Airport
City: Sydney
Country: Australia
IATA Code: SYD
ICAO Code: YSSY
Coordinates: 33°56′45″S, 151°10′37″E

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 170 kg (375 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Ayers Rock (AYQ) → Sydney (SYD).

Distance:
1354
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1354

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