# Distance between Rockhampton (ROK) and Lightning Ridge (LHG)

Flight distance from Rockhampton to Lightning Ridge (Rockhampton Airport – Lightning Ridge Airport) is 446 miles / 717 kilometers / 387 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 20 minutes.

Driving distance from Rockhampton (ROK) to Lightning Ridge (LHG) is 546 miles / 878 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 53 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Rockhampton Airport (ROK) and Lightning Ridge Airport (LHG).

## How far is Lightning Ridge from Rockhampton?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 445.770 miles
• 717.397 kilometers
• 387.363 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
• 447.092 miles
• 719.524 kilometers
• 388.512 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 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 Rockhampton and Lightning Ridge is 1 hour. Lightning Ridge is 1 hour ahead of Rockhampton.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 91 kg (200 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rockhampton (ROK) → Lightning Ridge (LHG).

Distance:
446
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
446

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