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Distance between Hervey Bay (HVB) and Lord Howe Island (LDH)

Flight distance from Hervey Bay to Lord Howe Island (Hervey Bay Airport – Lord Howe Island Airport) is 570 miles / 918 kilometers / 496 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 34 minutes.

Driving distance from Hervey Bay (HVB) to Lord Howe Island (LDH) is 506 miles / 814 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 7 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Hervey Bay to Lord Howe Island.

Shortest flight path between Hervey Bay Airport (HVB) and Lord Howe Island Airport (LDH).

How far is Lord Howe Island from Hervey Bay?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 570.490 miles
  • 918.115 kilometers
  • 495.742 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
  • 571.093 miles
  • 919.085 kilometers
  • 496.266 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 Flag of Australia
IATA Code: HVB
ICAO Code: YHBA
Coordinates: 25°19′8″S, 152°52′48″E

B Lord Howe Island Airport
City: Lord Howe Island
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: LDH
ICAO Code: YLHI
Coordinates: 31°32′17″S, 159°4′37″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Hervey Bay and Lord Howe Island is 1 hour. Lord Howe Island is 1 hour ahead of Hervey Bay.

Time Difference

Hervey Bay

 AEST

Lord Howe Island

 +11

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 109 kg (240 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Hervey Bay (HVB) → Lord Howe Island (LDH).

Distance:
570
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
570

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