# Distance between Rockhampton (ROK) and Whyalla (WYA)

Flight distance from Rockhampton to Whyalla (Rockhampton Airport – Whyalla Airport) is 1032 miles / 1661 kilometers / 897 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 27 minutes.

Driving distance from Rockhampton (ROK) to Whyalla (WYA) is 1299 miles / 2091 kilometers and travel time by car is about 24 hours 36 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Rockhampton Airport (ROK) and Whyalla Airport (WYA).

## How far is Whyalla from Rockhampton?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1032.312 miles
• 1661.345 kilometers
• 897.055 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
• 1032.630 miles
• 1661.857 kilometers
• 897.331 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 Whyalla Airport
City: Whyalla
Country: Australia
IATA Code: WYA
ICAO Code: YWHA
Coordinates: 33°3′32″S, 137°30′50″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rockhampton and Whyalla is 30 minutes. Whyalla is 30 minutes ahead of Rockhampton.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 153 kg (337 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rockhampton (ROK) → Whyalla (WYA).

Distance:
1032
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1032

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