# Distance between Rockhampton (ROK) and Ayers Rock (AYQ)

Flight distance from Rockhampton to Ayers Rock (Rockhampton Airport – Ayers Rock Airport) is 1235 miles / 1988 kilometers / 1073 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Rockhampton (ROK) to Ayers Rock (AYQ) is 1826 miles / 2939 kilometers and travel time by car is about 30 hours 59 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Rockhampton to Ayers Rock.

Shortest flight path between Rockhampton Airport (ROK) and Ayers Rock Airport (AYQ).

## How far is Ayers Rock from Rockhampton?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Rockhampton and Ayers Rock. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1235.278 miles
• 1987.987 kilometers
• 1073.427 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
• 1233.268 miles
• 1984.753 kilometers
• 1071.681 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 Rockhampton Airport
City: Rockhampton
Country: Australia
IATA Code: ROK
ICAO Code: YBRK
Coordinates: 23°22′54″S, 150°28′30″E

B Ayers Rock Airport
City: Ayers Rock
Country: Australia
IATA Code: AYQ
ICAO Code: YAYE
Coordinates: 25°11′9″S, 130°58′33″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rockhampton and Ayers Rock is 30 minutes. Ayers Rock is 30 minutes behind Rockhampton.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 163 kg (359 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rockhampton (ROK) → Ayers Rock (AYQ).

Distance:
1235
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1235

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