# Distance between Hervey Bay (HVB) and Kowanyama (KWM)

Flight distance from Hervey Bay to Kowanyama (Hervey Bay Airport – Kowanyama Airport) is 988 miles / 1590 kilometers / 859 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 22 minutes.

Driving distance from Hervey Bay (HVB) to Kowanyama (KWM) is 1269 miles / 2043 kilometers and travel time by car is about 27 hours 42 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Hervey Bay to Kowanyama.

Shortest flight path between Hervey Bay Airport (HVB) and Kowanyama Airport (KWM).

## How far is Kowanyama from Hervey Bay?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Hervey Bay and Kowanyama. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 988.227 miles
• 1590.396 kilometers
• 858.745 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
• 989.451 miles
• 1592.367 kilometers
• 859.810 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 Hervey Bay Airport
City: Hervey Bay
Country: Australia
IATA Code: HVB
ICAO Code: YHBA
Coordinates: 25°19′8″S, 152°52′48″E

B Kowanyama Airport
City: Kowanyama
Country: Australia
IATA Code: KWM
ICAO Code: YKOW
Coordinates: 15°29′8″S, 141°45′3″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Hervey Bay and Kowanyama.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 150 kg (331 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Hervey Bay (HVB) → Kowanyama (KWM).

Distance:
988
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
988

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