# Distance between Weipa (WEI) and Kowanyama (KWM)

Flight distance from Weipa to Kowanyama (Weipa Airport – Kowanyama Airport) is 193 miles / 311 kilometers / 168 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 51 minutes.

Driving distance from Weipa (WEI) to Kowanyama (KWM) is 427 miles / 687 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 8 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Weipa Airport (WEI) and Kowanyama Airport (KWM).

## How far is Kowanyama from Weipa?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 193.330 miles
• 311.135 kilometers
• 167.999 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
• 194.295 miles
• 312.688 kilometers
• 168.838 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 Kowanyama Airport
City: Kowanyama
Country: Australia
IATA Code: KWM
ICAO Code: YKOW
Coordinates: 15°29′8″S, 141°45′3″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Weipa and Kowanyama.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 53 kg (118 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Weipa (WEI) → Kowanyama (KWM).

Distance:
193
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
193

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