# Distance between Hervey Bay (HVB) and Longreach (LRE)

Flight distance from Hervey Bay to Longreach (Hervey Bay Airport – Longreach Airport) is 557 miles / 897 kilometers / 484 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Hervey Bay (HVB) to Longreach (LRE) is 666 miles / 1072 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 34 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Hervey Bay Airport (HVB) and Longreach Airport (LRE).

## How far is Longreach from Hervey Bay?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 557.326 miles
• 896.929 kilometers
• 484.303 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
• 556.555 miles
• 895.688 kilometers
• 483.633 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 Longreach Airport
City: Longreach
Country: Australia
IATA Code: LRE
ICAO Code: YLRE
Coordinates: 23°26′3″S, 144°16′47″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Hervey Bay and Longreach.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 107 kg (236 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Hervey Bay (HVB) → Longreach (LRE).

Distance:
557
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
557

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