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Distance between Buka Island (BUA) and Boigu Island (GIC)

Flight distance from Buka Island to Boigu Island (Buka Airport – Boigu Island Airport) is 894 miles / 1438 kilometers / 776 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 11 minutes.

Map of flight path from Buka Island to Boigu Island.

Shortest flight path between Buka Airport (BUA) and Boigu Island Airport (GIC).

How far is Boigu Island from Buka Island?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 893.568 miles
  • 1438.058 kilometers
  • 776.489 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
  • 893.029 miles
  • 1437.191 kilometers
  • 776.021 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 Boigu Island Airport
City: Boigu Island
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: GIC
ICAO Code: YBOI
Coordinates: 9°13′58″S, 142°13′4″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Buka Island and Boigu Island.

Time Difference

Buka Island

 +10

Boigu Island

 AEST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 143 kg (315 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Buka Island (BUA) → Boigu Island (GIC).

Distance:
894
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
894

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