# Distance between Coffs Harbour (CFS) and Lightning Ridge (LHG)

Flight distance from Coffs Harbour to Lightning Ridge (Coffs Harbour Airport – Lightning Ridge Airport) is 314 miles / 505 kilometers / 273 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 5 minutes.

Driving distance from Coffs Harbour (CFS) to Lightning Ridge (LHG) is 400 miles / 643 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 30 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Coffs Harbour to Lightning Ridge.

Shortest flight path between Coffs Harbour Airport (CFS) and Lightning Ridge Airport (LHG).

## How far is Lightning Ridge from Coffs Harbour?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 313.690 miles
• 504.835 kilometers
• 272.589 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
• 313.136 miles
• 503.944 kilometers
• 272.108 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 Coffs Harbour Airport
City: Coffs Harbour
Country: Australia
IATA Code: CFS
ICAO Code: YSCH
Coordinates: 30°19′14″S, 153°6′57″E

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

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Coffs Harbour and Lightning Ridge.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 71 kg (157 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Coffs Harbour (CFS) → Lightning Ridge (LHG).

Distance:
314
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
314

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