# Distance between Weipa (WEI) and Broken Hill (BHQ)

Flight distance from Weipa to Broken Hill (Weipa Airport – Broken Hill Airport) is 1330 miles / 2140 kilometers / 1156 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Weipa (WEI) to Broken Hill (BHQ) is 1952 miles / 3142 kilometers and travel time by car is about 42 hours 17 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Weipa to Broken Hill.

Shortest flight path between Weipa Airport (WEI) and Broken Hill Airport (BHQ).

## How far is Broken Hill from Weipa?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Weipa and Broken Hill. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1329.955 miles
• 2140.355 kilometers
• 1155.699 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
• 1335.388 miles
• 2149.098 kilometers
• 1160.420 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 Weipa Airport
City: Weipa
Country: Australia
IATA Code: WEI
ICAO Code: YBWP
Coordinates: 12°40′42″S, 141°55′30″E

B Broken Hill Airport
City: Broken Hill
Country: Australia
IATA Code: BHQ
ICAO Code: YBHI
Coordinates: 32°0′5″S, 141°28′19″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Weipa and Broken Hill is 30 minutes. Broken Hill is 30 minutes ahead of Weipa.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 169 kg (372 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Weipa (WEI) → Broken Hill (BHQ).

Distance:
1330
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1330

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