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Distance between Ayers Rock (AYQ) and Maroochydore (MCY)

Flight distance from Ayers Rock to Maroochydore (Ayers Rock Airport – Sunshine Coast Airport) is 1379 miles / 2219 kilometers / 1198 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 6 minutes.

Driving distance from Ayers Rock (AYQ) to Maroochydore (MCY) is 1978 miles / 3184 kilometers and travel time by car is about 35 hours 44 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Ayers Rock Airport (AYQ) and Sunshine Coast Airport (MCY).

How far is Maroochydore from Ayers Rock?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1378.751 miles
  • 2218.884 kilometers
  • 1198.102 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
  • 1376.368 miles
  • 2215.050 kilometers
  • 1196.031 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 Sunshine Coast Airport
City: Maroochydore
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: MCY
ICAO Code: YBMC
Coordinates: 26°36′11″S, 153°5′27″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Ayers Rock and Maroochydore is 30 minutes. Maroochydore is 30 minutes ahead of Ayers Rock.

Time Difference

Ayers Rock

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Maroochydore

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 172 kg (379 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Ayers Rock (AYQ) → Maroochydore (MCY).

Distance:
1379
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1379

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