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

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

Time Difference

Weipa

 AEST

Sydney

 AEDT

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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