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Distance between Rockhampton (ROK) and Wollongong (WOL)

Flight distance from Rockhampton to Wollongong (Rockhampton Airport – Shellharbour Airport) is 770 miles / 1239 kilometers / 669 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 57 minutes.

Driving distance from Rockhampton (ROK) to Wollongong (WOL) is 932 miles / 1500 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 22 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Rockhampton Airport (ROK) and Shellharbour Airport (WOL).

How far is Wollongong from Rockhampton?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 770.156 miles
  • 1239.447 kilometers
  • 669.248 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
  • 772.641 miles
  • 1243.445 kilometers
  • 671.407 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 Shellharbour Airport
City: Wollongong
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: WOL
ICAO Code: YWOL
Coordinates: 34°33′39″S, 150°47′20″E

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Rockhampton

 AEST

Wollongong

 AEDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 132 kg (291 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rockhampton (ROK) → Wollongong (WOL).

Distance:
770
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
770

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