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Distance between Weipa (WEI) and Launceston (LST)

Flight distance from Weipa to Launceston (Weipa Airport – Launceston Airport) is 2013 miles / 3240 kilometers / 1749 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 18 minutes.

Driving distance from Weipa (WEI) to Launceston (LST) is 2644 miles / 4255 kilometers and travel time by car is about 57 hours 26 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Weipa to Launceston.

Shortest flight path between Weipa Airport (WEI) and Launceston Airport (LST).

How far is Launceston from Weipa?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2013.276 miles
  • 3240.054 kilometers
  • 1749.489 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
  • 2019.844 miles
  • 3250.624 kilometers
  • 1755.197 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 Launceston Airport
City: Launceston
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: LST
ICAO Code: YMLT
Coordinates: 41°32′43″S, 147°12′50″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Weipa and Launceston is 1 hour. Launceston is 1 hour ahead of Weipa.

Time Difference

Weipa

 AEST

Launceston

 AEDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 219 kg (483 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Weipa (WEI) → Launceston (LST).

Distance:
2013
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2013

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