# Distance between Weipa (WEI) and Longreach (LRE)

Flight distance from Weipa to Longreach (Weipa Airport – Longreach Airport) is 756 miles / 1216 kilometers / 657 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 55 minutes.

Driving distance from Weipa (WEI) to Longreach (LRE) is 1185 miles / 1907 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 26 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Weipa Airport (WEI) and Longreach Airport (LRE).

## How far is Longreach from Weipa?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 755.711 miles
• 1216.199 kilometers
• 656.695 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
• 759.011 miles
• 1221.510 kilometers
• 659.563 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 Longreach Airport
City: Longreach
Country: Australia
IATA Code: LRE
ICAO Code: YLRE
Coordinates: 23°26′3″S, 144°16′47″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Weipa and Longreach.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 130 kg (288 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Weipa (WEI) → Longreach (LRE).

Distance:
756
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
756

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