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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Kalkurung

 ACST

Lightning Ridge

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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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