Distance between Lord Howe Island (LDH) and Meekatharra (MKR)

Flight distance from Lord Howe Island to Meekatharra (Lord Howe Island Airport – Meekatharra Airport) is 2462 miles / 3962 kilometers / 2139 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 9 minutes.

Driving distance from Lord Howe Island (LDH) to Meekatharra (MKR) is 2804 miles / 4513 kilometers and travel time by car is about 50 hours 41 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Lord Howe Island to Meekatharra.

Shortest flight path between Lord Howe Island Airport (LDH) and Meekatharra Airport (MKR).

How far is Meekatharra from Lord Howe Island?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Lord Howe Island and Meekatharra. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2461.571 miles
• 3961.514 kilometers
• 2139.046 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
• 2457.118 miles
• 3954.349 kilometers
• 2135.177 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 Lord Howe Island Airport
City: Lord Howe Island
Country: Australia
IATA Code: LDH
ICAO Code: YLHI
Coordinates: 31°32′17″S, 159°4′37″E

B Meekatharra Airport
City: Meekatharra
Country: Australia
IATA Code: MKR
ICAO Code: YMEK
Coordinates: 26°36′42″S, 118°32′52″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lord Howe Island and Meekatharra is 3 hours. Meekatharra is 3 hours behind Lord Howe Island.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 271 kg (597 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lord Howe Island (LDH) → Meekatharra (MKR).

Distance:
2462
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2462

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