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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Hervey Bay

 AEST

Lightning Ridge

 AEDT

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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