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Distance between Buka Island (BUA) and Awaba (AWB)

Flight distance from Buka Island to Awaba (Buka Airport – Awaba Airport) is 838 miles / 1349 kilometers / 728 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 5 minutes.

Map of flight path from Buka Island to Awaba.

Shortest flight path between Buka Airport (BUA) and Awaba Airport (AWB).

How far is Awaba from Buka Island?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 838.147 miles
  • 1348.867 kilometers
  • 728.330 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
  • 837.422 miles
  • 1347.700 kilometers
  • 727.700 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 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

B Awaba Airport
City: Awaba
Country: Papua New Guinea Flag of Papua New Guinea
IATA Code: AWB
ICAO Code: AYAW
Coordinates: 8°0′21″S, 142°44′54″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Buka Island and Awaba.

Time Difference

Buka Island

 +10

Awaba

 +10

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 138 kg (305 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Buka Island (BUA) → Awaba (AWB).

Distance:
838
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
838

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