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Distance between Buka Island (BUA) and Mount Hagen (HGU)

Flight distance from Buka Island to Mount Hagen (Buka Airport – Mount Hagen Airport) is 715 miles / 1150 kilometers / 621 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 51 minutes.

Map of flight path from Buka Island to Mount Hagen.

Shortest flight path between Buka Airport (BUA) and Mount Hagen Airport (HGU).

How far is Mount Hagen from Buka Island?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 714.881 miles
  • 1150.490 kilometers
  • 621.215 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
  • 714.067 miles
  • 1149.179 kilometers
  • 620.507 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 Mount Hagen Airport
City: Mount Hagen
Country: Papua New Guinea Flag of Papua New Guinea
IATA Code: HGU
ICAO Code: AYMH
Coordinates: 5°49′36″S, 144°17′45″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Buka Island and Mount Hagen.

Time Difference

Buka Island

 +10

Mount Hagen

 +10

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 126 kg (278 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Buka Island (BUA) → Mount Hagen (HGU).

Distance:
715
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
715

Round trip?