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Distance between Ayers Rock (AYQ) and McArthur River (MCV)

Flight distance from Ayers Rock to McArthur River (Ayers Rock Airport – McArthur River Mine Airport) is 686 miles / 1104 kilometers / 596 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 47 minutes.

Driving distance from Ayers Rock (AYQ) to McArthur River (MCV) is 1036 miles / 1667 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 4 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Ayers Rock to McArthur River.

Shortest flight path between Ayers Rock Airport (AYQ) and McArthur River Mine Airport (MCV).

How far is McArthur River from Ayers Rock?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Ayers Rock and McArthur River. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 686.065 miles
  • 1104.115 kilometers
  • 596.175 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
  • 688.104 miles
  • 1107.395 kilometers
  • 597.946 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 Ayers Rock Airport
City: Ayers Rock
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: AYQ
ICAO Code: YAYE
Coordinates: 25°11′9″S, 130°58′33″E

B McArthur River Mine Airport
City: McArthur River
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: MCV
ICAO Code: YMHU
Coordinates: 16°26′32″S, 136°5′2″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Ayers Rock and McArthur River.

Time Difference

Ayers Rock

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McArthur River

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 123 kg (271 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Ayers Rock (AYQ) → McArthur River (MCV).

Distance:
686
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
686

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