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Distance between Whyalla (WYA) and Sydney (SYD)

Flight distance from Whyalla to Sydney (Whyalla Airport – Sydney Airport) is 791 miles / 1272 kilometers / 687 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 59 minutes.

Driving distance from Whyalla (WYA) to Sydney (SYD) is 1002 miles / 1612 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 19 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Whyalla Airport (WYA) and Sydney Airport (SYD).

How far is Sydney from Whyalla?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 790.648 miles
  • 1272.425 kilometers
  • 687.055 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
  • 788.981 miles
  • 1269.742 kilometers
  • 685.606 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 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 Whyalla and Sydney is 30 minutes. Sydney is 30 minutes ahead of Whyalla.

Time Difference

Whyalla

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Sydney

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 134 kg (295 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Whyalla (WYA) → Sydney (SYD).

Distance:
791
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
791

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