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Distance between Buka Island (BUA) and Tokua (RAB)

Flight distance from Buka Island to Tokua (Buka Airport – Rabaul Airport) is 175 miles / 281 kilometers / 152 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 49 minutes.

Map of flight path from Buka Island to Tokua.

Shortest flight path between Buka Airport (BUA) and Rabaul Airport (RAB).

How far is Tokua from Buka Island?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 174.645 miles
  • 281.064 kilometers
  • 151.763 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
  • 174.658 miles
  • 281.085 kilometers
  • 151.774 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 Rabaul Airport
City: Tokua
Country: Papua New Guinea Flag of Papua New Guinea
IATA Code: RAB
ICAO Code: AYTK
Coordinates: 4°20′25″S, 152°22′48″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Buka Island and Tokua.

Time Difference

Buka Island

 +10

Tokua

 +10

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 51 kg (112 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Buka Island (BUA) → Tokua (RAB).

Distance:
175
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
175

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