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Distance between Hervey Bay (HVB) and Wollongong (WOL)

Flight distance from Hervey Bay to Wollongong (Hervey Bay Airport – Shellharbour Airport) is 649 miles / 1044 kilometers / 564 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 43 minutes.

Driving distance from Hervey Bay (HVB) to Wollongong (WOL) is 826 miles / 1330 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 12 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Hervey Bay Airport (HVB) and Shellharbour Airport (WOL).

How far is Wollongong from Hervey Bay?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 648.797 miles
  • 1044.137 kilometers
  • 563.789 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
  • 650.679 miles
  • 1047.167 kilometers
  • 565.425 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 Shellharbour Airport
City: Wollongong
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: WOL
ICAO Code: YWOL
Coordinates: 34°33′39″S, 150°47′20″E

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Hervey Bay

 AEST

Wollongong

 AEDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 119 kg (262 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Hervey Bay (HVB) → Wollongong (WOL).

Distance:
649
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
649

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