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Distance between Buka Island (BUA) and Hoskins (HKN)

Flight distance from Buka Island to Hoskins (Buka Airport – Hoskins Airport) is 294 miles / 473 kilometers / 255 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 3 minutes.

Map of flight path from Buka Island to Hoskins.

Shortest flight path between Buka Airport (BUA) and Hoskins Airport (HKN).

How far is Hoskins from Buka Island?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 293.911 miles
  • 473.004 kilometers
  • 255.402 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
  • 293.574 miles
  • 472.462 kilometers
  • 255.109 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 Hoskins Airport
City: Hoskins
Country: Papua New Guinea Flag of Papua New Guinea
IATA Code: HKN
ICAO Code: AYHK
Coordinates: 5°27′43″S, 150°24′17″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Buka Island and Hoskins.

Time Difference

Buka Island

 +10

Hoskins

 +10

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 68 kg (151 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Buka Island (BUA) → Hoskins (HKN).

Distance:
294
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
294

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