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Distance between Buka Island (BUA) and Daru (DAU)

Flight distance from Buka Island to Daru (Buka Airport – Daru Airport) is 826 miles / 1329 kilometers / 718 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 3 minutes.

Map of flight path from Buka Island to Daru.

Shortest flight path between Buka Airport (BUA) and Daru Airport (DAU).

How far is Daru from Buka Island?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 825.901 miles
  • 1329.159 kilometers
  • 717.689 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
  • 825.443 miles
  • 1328.422 kilometers
  • 717.291 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 Daru Airport
City: Daru
Country: Papua New Guinea Flag of Papua New Guinea
IATA Code: DAU
ICAO Code: AYDU
Coordinates: 9°5′12″S, 143°12′28″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Buka Island and Daru.

Time Difference

Buka Island

 +10

Daru

 +10

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 137 kg (303 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Buka Island (BUA) → Daru (DAU).

Distance:
826
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
826

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