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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 Flag of Australia
IATA Code: AYQ
ICAO Code: YAYE
Coordinates: 25°11′9″S, 130°58′33″E

B Sydney Airport
City: Sydney
Country: Australia Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Ayers Rock

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Sydney

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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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