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Distance between Darwin (DRW) and Sydney (SYD)

Distance from Darwin to Sydney (Darwin International Airport – Sydney Airport) is 1957 miles / 3150 kilometers / 1701 nautical miles.

How far is Sydney from Darwin?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1957.109 miles
  • 3149.661 kilometers
  • 1700.681 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
  • 1960.190 miles
  • 3154.620 kilometers
  • 1703.359 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Darwin International Airport (DRW) to Sydney Airport (SYD) is 4 hours 12 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Darwin and Sydney is 30 minutes. Sydney is 30 minutes ahead of Darwin.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 216 kg (476 pounds).

Airport information


A Darwin International Airport
City: Darwin
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: DRW
ICAO Code: YPDN
Coordinates: 12°24′52″S, 130°52′37″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

Darwin to Sydney flight path

Shortest flight path between Darwin International Airport (DRW) and Sydney Airport (SYD).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Darwin (DRW) → Sydney (SYD).

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In total

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