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Distance between Burketown (BUC) and Horn Island (HID)

Flight distance from Burketown to Horn Island (Burketown Airport – Horn Island Airport) is 526 miles / 846 kilometers / 457 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 29 minutes.

Driving distance from Burketown (BUC) to Horn Island (HID) is 791 miles / 1273 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 46 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Burketown Airport (BUC) and Horn Island Airport (HID).

How far is Horn Island from Burketown?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 525.911 miles
  • 846.372 kilometers
  • 457.004 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
  • 528.131 miles
  • 849.944 kilometers
  • 458.933 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 Horn Island Airport
City: Horn Island
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: HID
ICAO Code: YHID
Coordinates: 10°35′11″S, 142°17′23″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Burketown and Horn Island.

Time Difference

Burketown

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Horn Island

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 102 kg (226 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Burketown (BUC) → Horn Island (HID).

Distance:
526
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
526

Round trip?