Map of flight path from Buka Island to Alotau.
Shortest flight path between Buka Airport (BUA) and Gurney Airport (GUR).
How far is Alotau from Buka Island?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Buka Island and Alotau. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 448.592 miles
- 721.938 kilometers
- 389.815 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
- 449.725 miles
- 723.762 kilometers
- 390.800 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).
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Buka Island and Alotau.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 91 kg (201 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Buka Island (BUA) → Alotau (GUR).