# Distance between Ayers Rock (AYQ) and Mackay (MKY)

Flight distance from Ayers Rock to Mackay (Ayers Rock Airport – Mackay Airport) is 1190 miles / 1914 kilometers / 1034 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 45 minutes.

Driving distance from Ayers Rock (AYQ) to Mackay (MKY) is 1765 miles / 2840 kilometers and travel time by car is about 30 hours 10 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Ayers Rock Airport (AYQ) and Mackay Airport (MKY).

## How far is Mackay from Ayers Rock?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1189.537 miles
• 1914.373 kilometers
• 1033.679 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
• 1187.956 miles
• 1911.830 kilometers
• 1032.305 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
IATA Code: AYQ
ICAO Code: YAYE
Coordinates: 25°11′9″S, 130°58′33″E

B Mackay Airport
City: Mackay
Country: Australia
IATA Code: MKY
ICAO Code: YBMK
Coordinates: 21°10′18″S, 149°10′47″E

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 161 kg (355 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Ayers Rock (AYQ) → Mackay (MKY).

Distance:
1190
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1190

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