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Distance between Whyalla (WYA) and Longreach (LRE)

Flight distance from Whyalla to Longreach (Whyalla Airport – Longreach Airport) is 780 miles / 1256 kilometers / 678 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 58 minutes.

Driving distance from Whyalla (WYA) to Longreach (LRE) is 1035 miles / 1666 kilometers and travel time by car is about 22 hours 20 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Whyalla to Longreach.

Shortest flight path between Whyalla Airport (WYA) and Longreach Airport (LRE).

How far is Longreach from Whyalla?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Whyalla and Longreach. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 780.209 miles
  • 1255.624 kilometers
  • 677.983 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
  • 781.686 miles
  • 1258.002 kilometers
  • 679.267 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 Whyalla Airport
City: Whyalla
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: WYA
ICAO Code: YWHA
Coordinates: 33°3′32″S, 137°30′50″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

The time difference between Whyalla and Longreach is 30 minutes. Longreach is 30 minutes behind Whyalla.

Time Difference

Whyalla

 ACDT

Longreach

 AEST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 133 kg (293 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Whyalla (WYA) → Longreach (LRE).

Distance:
780
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
780

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