# Distance between Hervey Bay (HVB) and Lightning Ridge (LHG)

Flight distance from Hervey Bay to Lightning Ridge (Hervey Bay Airport – Lightning Ridge Airport) is 414 miles / 667 kilometers / 360 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 17 minutes.

Driving distance from Hervey Bay (HVB) to Lightning Ridge (LHG) is 544 miles / 876 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 31 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Hervey Bay Airport (HVB) and Lightning Ridge Airport (LHG).

## How far is Lightning Ridge from Hervey Bay?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 414.291 miles
• 666.738 kilometers
• 360.009 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
• 414.575 miles
• 667.194 kilometers
• 360.256 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 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

The time difference between Hervey Bay and Lightning Ridge is 1 hour. Lightning Ridge is 1 hour ahead of Hervey Bay.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 86 kg (190 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Hervey Bay (HVB) → Lightning Ridge (LHG).

Distance:
414
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
414

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