# 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
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
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.

AEST

+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

Round trip?