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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 Flag of Australia
IATA Code: HVB
ICAO Code: YHBA
Coordinates: 25°19′8″S, 152°52′48″E

B Longreach Airport
City: Longreach
Country: Australia Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Hervey Bay

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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

Round trip?