# 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
IATA Code: BUA
ICAO Code: AYBK
Coordinates: 5°25′20″S, 154°40′22″E

B Hoskins Airport
City: Hoskins
Country: 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.

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## 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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