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Distance between Bila (AFT) and Buka Island (BUA)

Distance from Bila to Buka Island (Afutara Airport – Buka Airport) is 502 miles / 809 kilometers / 437 nautical miles.

How far is Buka Island from Bila?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Bila and Buka Island. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 502.411 miles
  • 808.552 kilometers
  • 436.583 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
  • 502.708 miles
  • 809.029 kilometers
  • 436.841 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Afutara Airport (AFT) to Buka Airport (BUA) is 1 hour 27 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Bila and Buka Island is 1 hour. Buka Island is 1 hour behind Bila.

Time Difference

Bila
Buka Island

Bila

 +11

Buka Island

 +10

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 99 kg (219 pounds).

Airport information


A Afutara Airport
City: Bila
Country: Solomon Islands Flag of Solomon Islands
IATA Code: AFT
ICAO Code: AGAF
Coordinates: 9°11′29″S, 160°56′54″E

B Buka Airport
City: Buka Island
Country: Papua New Guinea Flag of Papua New Guinea
IATA Code: BUA
ICAO Code: AYBK
Coordinates: 5°25′20″S, 154°40′22″E

Bila to Buka Island flight path

Shortest flight path between Afutara Airport (AFT) and Buka Airport (BUA).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Bila (AFT) → Buka Island (BUA).

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Air miles:
502
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
502

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