# Distance between Whyalla (WYA) and Weipa (WEI)

Flight distance from Whyalla to Weipa (Whyalla Airport – Weipa Airport) is 1430 miles / 2301 kilometers / 1243 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 12 minutes.

Driving distance from Whyalla (WYA) to Weipa (WEI) is 1834 miles / 2952 kilometers and travel time by car is about 44 hours 8 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Whyalla Airport (WYA) and Weipa Airport (WEI).

## How far is Weipa from Whyalla?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1429.988 miles
• 2301.343 kilometers
• 1242.626 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
• 1435.423 miles
• 2310.090 kilometers
• 1247.349 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
IATA Code: WYA
ICAO Code: YWHA
Coordinates: 33°3′32″S, 137°30′50″E

B Weipa Airport
City: Weipa
Country: Australia
IATA Code: WEI
ICAO Code: YBWP
Coordinates: 12°40′42″S, 141°55′30″E

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 175 kg (386 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Whyalla (WYA) → Weipa (WEI).

Distance:
1430
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1430

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