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Distance between Wellington (WLG) and Sydney (SYD)

Distance from Wellington to Sydney (Sydney Airport – Wellington International Airport) is 1387 miles / 2232 kilometers / 1205 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1386.713 miles
  • 2231.698 kilometers
  • 1205.020 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
  • 1384.224 miles
  • 2227.693 kilometers
  • 1202.858 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Wellington International Airport (WLG) to Sydney Airport (SYD) is 3 hours 7 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Wellington and Sydney is 2 hours. Sydney is 2 hours behind Wellington.

Time Difference

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Airport information


A Wellington International Airport
City: Wellington
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: WLG
ICAO Code: NZWN
Coordinates: 41°19′37″S, 174°48′17″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

Map

Wellington to Sydney flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Wellington (WLG) → Sydney (SYD).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
1387
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1387

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