# Distance between Kalkurung (KFG) and Lightning Ridge (LHG)

Flight distance from Kalkurung to Lightning Ridge (Kalkgurung Airport – Lightning Ridge Airport) is 1366 miles / 2198 kilometers / 1187 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 5 minutes.

Driving distance from Kalkurung (KFG) to Lightning Ridge (LHG) is 1875 miles / 3017 kilometers and travel time by car is about 35 hours 31 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Kalkurung to Lightning Ridge.

Shortest flight path between Kalkgurung Airport (KFG) and Lightning Ridge Airport (LHG).

## How far is Lightning Ridge from Kalkurung?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Kalkurung and Lightning Ridge. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1365.979 miles
• 2198.331 kilometers
• 1187.004 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
• 1366.557 miles
• 2199.261 kilometers
• 1187.506 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 Kalkgurung Airport
City: Kalkurung
Country: Australia
IATA Code: KFG
ICAO Code: YKKG
Coordinates: 17°25′54″S, 130°48′28″E

B Lightning Ridge Airport
City: Lightning Ridge
Country: 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 Kalkurung and Lightning Ridge is 1 hour 30 minutes. Lightning Ridge is 1 hour 30 minutes ahead of Kalkurung.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 171 kg (377 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Kalkurung (KFG) → Lightning Ridge (LHG).

Distance:
1366
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1366

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