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Distance between Buka Island (BUA) and Kiunga (UNG)

Flight distance from Buka Island to Kiunga (Buka Airport – Kiunga Airport) is 923 miles / 1485 kilometers / 802 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 14 minutes.

Map of flight path from Buka Island to Kiunga.

Shortest flight path between Buka Airport (BUA) and Kiunga Airport (UNG).

How far is Kiunga from Buka Island?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 922.837 miles
  • 1485.162 kilometers
  • 801.923 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
  • 921.791 miles
  • 1483.479 kilometers
  • 801.014 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 Kiunga Airport
City: Kiunga
Country: Papua New Guinea Flag of Papua New Guinea
IATA Code: UNG
ICAO Code: AYKI
Coordinates: 6°7′32″S, 141°16′55″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Buka Island and Kiunga.

Time Difference

Buka Island

 +10

Kiunga

 +10

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 145 kg (320 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Buka Island (BUA) → Kiunga (UNG).

Distance:
923
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
923

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