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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Weipa

 AEST

Broken Hill

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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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