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Distance between Quilpie (ULP) and Lightning Ridge (LHG)

Flight distance from Quilpie to Lightning Ridge (Quilpie Airport – Lightning Ridge Airport) is 301 miles / 484 kilometers / 261 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 4 minutes.

Driving distance from Quilpie (ULP) to Lightning Ridge (LHG) is 411 miles / 661 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 23 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Quilpie Airport (ULP) and Lightning Ridge Airport (LHG).

How far is Lightning Ridge from Quilpie?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 300.515 miles
  • 483.633 kilometers
  • 261.141 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
  • 300.628 miles
  • 483.813 kilometers
  • 261.238 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 Quilpie Airport
City: Quilpie
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: ULP
ICAO Code: YQLP
Coordinates: 26°36′43″S, 144°15′10″E

B Lightning Ridge Airport
City: Lightning Ridge
Country: Australia Flag of 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 Quilpie and Lightning Ridge is 1 hour. Lightning Ridge is 1 hour ahead of Quilpie.

Time Difference

Quilpie

 AEST

Lightning Ridge

 AEDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 69 kg (153 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Quilpie (ULP) → Lightning Ridge (LHG).

Distance:
301
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
301

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