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Distance between Burketown (BUC) and Longreach (LRE)

Flight distance from Burketown to Longreach (Burketown Airport – Longreach Airport) is 497 miles / 800 kilometers / 432 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 26 minutes.

Driving distance from Burketown (BUC) to Longreach (LRE) is 608 miles / 979 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 42 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Burketown to Longreach.

Shortest flight path between Burketown Airport (BUC) and Longreach Airport (LRE).

How far is Longreach from Burketown?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Burketown and Longreach. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 497.379 miles
  • 800.454 kilometers
  • 432.211 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
  • 498.431 miles
  • 802.147 kilometers
  • 433.125 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 Burketown Airport
City: Burketown
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: BUC
ICAO Code: YBKT
Coordinates: 17°44′54″S, 139°32′2″E

B Longreach Airport
City: Longreach
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: LRE
ICAO Code: YLRE
Coordinates: 23°26′3″S, 144°16′47″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Burketown and Longreach.

Time Difference

Burketown

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Longreach

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 98 kg (217 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Burketown (BUC) → Longreach (LRE).

Distance:
497
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
497

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