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Distance between Hervey Bay (HVB) and Sydney (SYD)

Flight distance from Hervey Bay to Sydney (Hervey Bay Airport – Sydney Airport) is 603 miles / 970 kilometers / 524 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 38 minutes.

Driving distance from Hervey Bay (HVB) to Sydney (SYD) is 776 miles / 1249 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 5 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Hervey Bay Airport (HVB) and Sydney Airport (SYD).

How far is Sydney from Hervey Bay?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 602.958 miles
  • 970.366 kilometers
  • 523.956 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
  • 604.761 miles
  • 973.269 kilometers
  • 525.523 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 Sydney Airport
City: Sydney
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: SYD
ICAO Code: YSSY
Coordinates: 33°56′45″S, 151°10′37″E

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Hervey Bay

 AEST

Sydney

 AEDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 113 kg (249 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Hervey Bay (HVB) → Sydney (SYD).

Distance:
603
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
603

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