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Distance between Rockhampton (ROK) and Sydney (SYD)

Flight distance from Rockhampton to Sydney (Rockhampton Airport – Sydney Airport) is 729 miles / 1173 kilometers / 633 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 52 minutes.

Driving distance from Rockhampton (ROK) to Sydney (SYD) is 882 miles / 1419 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 15 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Rockhampton to Sydney.

Shortest flight path between Rockhampton Airport (ROK) and Sydney Airport (SYD).

How far is Sydney from Rockhampton?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 728.775 miles
  • 1172.849 kilometers
  • 633.288 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
  • 731.150 miles
  • 1176.671 kilometers
  • 635.352 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 Flag of Australia
IATA Code: ROK
ICAO Code: YBRK
Coordinates: 23°22′54″S, 150°28′30″E

B Sydney Airport
City: Sydney
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: SYD
ICAO Code: YSSY
Coordinates: 33°56′45″S, 151°10′37″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rockhampton and Sydney is 1 hour. Sydney is 1 hour ahead of Rockhampton.

Time Difference

Rockhampton

 AEST

Sydney

 AEDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 128 kg (282 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rockhampton (ROK) → Sydney (SYD).

Distance:
729
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
729

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