# Distance between Learmonth (LEA) and Elcho Island (ELC)

Flight distance from Learmonth to Elcho Island (RAAF Base Learmonth – Elcho Island Airport) is 1582 miles / 2546 kilometers / 1375 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 29 minutes.

Driving distance from Learmonth (LEA) to Elcho Island (ELC) is 2197 miles / 3535 kilometers and travel time by car is about 55 hours 56 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Learmonth to Elcho Island.

Shortest flight path between RAAF Base Learmonth (LEA) and Elcho Island Airport (ELC).

## How far is Elcho Island from Learmonth?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Learmonth and Elcho Island. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1581.863 miles
• 2545.761 kilometers
• 1374.601 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
• 1581.544 miles
• 2545.249 kilometers
• 1374.324 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 RAAF Base Learmonth
City: Learmonth
Country: Australia
IATA Code: LEA
ICAO Code: YPLM
Coordinates: 22°14′8″S, 114°5′20″E

B Elcho Island Airport
City: Elcho Island
Country: Australia
IATA Code: ELC
ICAO Code: YELD
Coordinates: 12°1′9″S, 135°34′15″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Learmonth and Elcho Island is 1 hour 30 minutes. Elcho Island is 1 hour 30 minutes ahead of Learmonth.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 185 kg (407 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Learmonth (LEA) → Elcho Island (ELC).

Distance:
1582
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1582

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