# Distance between Weipa (WEI) and Kubin Island (KUG)

Flight distance from Weipa to Kubin Island (Weipa Airport – Kubin Airport) is 170 miles / 273 kilometers / 148 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 49 minutes.

Driving distance from Weipa (WEI) to Kubin Island (KUG) is 304 miles / 490 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 34 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Weipa to Kubin Island.

Shortest flight path between Weipa Airport (WEI) and Kubin Airport (KUG).

## How far is Kubin Island from Weipa?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 169.814 miles
• 273.289 kilometers
• 147.564 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
• 170.685 miles
• 274.690 kilometers
• 148.321 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 Kubin Airport
City: Kubin Island
Country: Australia
IATA Code: KUG
ICAO Code: YKUB
Coordinates: 10°13′30″S, 142°13′4″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Weipa and Kubin Island.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 50 kg (110 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Weipa (WEI) → Kubin Island (KUG).

Distance:
170
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
170

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