# 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
IATA Code: BUC
ICAO Code: YBKT
Coordinates: 17°44′54″S, 139°32′2″E

B Longreach Airport
City: Longreach
Country: 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.

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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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