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Distance between Weipa (WEI) and Lord Howe Island (LDH)

Flight distance from Weipa to Lord Howe Island (Weipa Airport – Lord Howe Island Airport) is 1696 miles / 2729 kilometers / 1474 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 42 minutes.

Driving distance from Weipa (WEI) to Lord Howe Island (LDH) is 1868 miles / 3006 kilometers and travel time by car is about 39 hours 37 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Weipa to Lord Howe Island.

Shortest flight path between Weipa Airport (WEI) and Lord Howe Island Airport (LDH).

How far is Lord Howe Island from Weipa?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1695.813 miles
  • 2729.147 kilometers
  • 1473.622 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
  • 1698.783 miles
  • 2733.927 kilometers
  • 1476.202 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 Lord Howe Island Airport
City: Lord Howe Island
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: LDH
ICAO Code: YLHI
Coordinates: 31°32′17″S, 159°4′37″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Weipa and Lord Howe Island is 1 hour. Lord Howe Island is 1 hour ahead of Weipa.

Time Difference

Weipa

 AEST

Lord Howe Island

 +11

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 192 kg (424 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Weipa (WEI) → Lord Howe Island (LDH).

Distance:
1696
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1696

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