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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 Flag of Australia
IATA Code: WEI
ICAO Code: YBWP
Coordinates: 12°40′42″S, 141°55′30″E

B Longreach Airport
City: Longreach
Country: Australia Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Weipa

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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

Round trip?