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Distance between Buka Island (BUA) and Kundiawa (CMU)

Flight distance from Buka Island to Kundiawa (Buka Airport – Chimbu Airport) is 669 miles / 1077 kilometers / 581 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 46 minutes.

Map of flight path from Buka Island to Kundiawa.

Shortest flight path between Buka Airport (BUA) and Chimbu Airport (CMU).

How far is Kundiawa from Buka Island?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 669.041 miles
  • 1076.717 kilometers
  • 581.381 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
  • 668.288 miles
  • 1075.505 kilometers
  • 580.726 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 Chimbu Airport
City: Kundiawa
Country: Papua New Guinea Flag of Papua New Guinea
IATA Code: CMU
ICAO Code: AYCH
Coordinates: 6°1′27″S, 144°58′15″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Buka Island and Kundiawa.

Time Difference

Buka Island

 +10

Kundiawa

 +10

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 121 kg (267 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Buka Island (BUA) → Kundiawa (CMU).

Distance:
669
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
669

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