# Distance between Weipa (WEI) and Sydney (SYD)

Flight distance from Weipa to Sydney (Weipa Airport – Sydney Airport) is 1575 miles / 2535 kilometers / 1369 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 28 minutes.

Driving distance from Weipa (WEI) to Sydney (SYD) is 1995 miles / 3211 kilometers and travel time by car is about 42 hours 31 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Weipa Airport (WEI) and Sydney Airport (SYD).

## How far is Sydney from Weipa?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1575.355 miles
• 2535.288 kilometers
• 1368.946 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
• 1580.378 miles
• 2543.371 kilometers
• 1373.311 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 Sydney Airport
City: Sydney
Country: Australia
IATA Code: SYD
ICAO Code: YSSY
Coordinates: 33°56′45″S, 151°10′37″E

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 184 kg (406 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Weipa (WEI) → Sydney (SYD).

Distance:
1575
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1575

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