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Distance between Burketown (BUC) and Elcho Island (ELC)

Flight distance from Burketown to Elcho Island (Burketown Airport – Elcho Island Airport) is 475 miles / 764 kilometers / 412 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 23 minutes.

Driving distance from Burketown (BUC) to Elcho Island (ELC) is 1355 miles / 2181 kilometers and travel time by car is about 43 hours 17 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Burketown to Elcho Island.

Shortest flight path between Burketown Airport (BUC) and Elcho Island Airport (ELC).

How far is Elcho Island from Burketown?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 474.663 miles
  • 763.895 kilometers
  • 412.470 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
  • 476.082 miles
  • 766.179 kilometers
  • 413.704 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 Burketown Airport
City: Burketown
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: BUC
ICAO Code: YBKT
Coordinates: 17°44′54″S, 139°32′2″E

B Elcho Island Airport
City: Elcho Island
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: ELC
ICAO Code: YELD
Coordinates: 12°1′9″S, 135°34′15″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Burketown and Elcho Island is 30 minutes. Elcho Island is 30 minutes behind Burketown.

Time Difference

Burketown

 AEST

Elcho Island

 ACST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 95 kg (209 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Burketown (BUC) → Elcho Island (ELC).

Distance:
475
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
475

Round trip?