# 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
IATA Code: ULP
ICAO Code: YQLP
Coordinates: 26°36′43″S, 144°15′10″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 Quilpie and Lightning Ridge is 1 hour. Lightning Ridge is 1 hour ahead of Quilpie.

AEST

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

Round trip?