# Distance between Coffs Harbour (CFS) and Elcho Island (ELC)

Flight distance from Coffs Harbour to Elcho Island (Coffs Harbour Airport – Elcho Island Airport) is 1688 miles / 2717 kilometers / 1467 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 41 minutes.

Driving distance from Coffs Harbour (CFS) to Elcho Island (ELC) is 2561 miles / 4121 kilometers and travel time by car is about 62 hours 43 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Coffs Harbour to Elcho Island.

Shortest flight path between Coffs Harbour Airport (CFS) and Elcho Island Airport (ELC).

## How far is Elcho Island from Coffs Harbour?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1688.244 miles
• 2716.965 kilometers
• 1467.044 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
• 1691.054 miles
• 2721.487 kilometers
• 1469.485 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 Coffs Harbour Airport
City: Coffs Harbour
Country: Australia
IATA Code: CFS
ICAO Code: YSCH
Coordinates: 30°19′14″S, 153°6′57″E

B Elcho Island Airport
City: Elcho Island
Country: 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 Coffs Harbour and Elcho Island is 1 hour 30 minutes. Elcho Island is 1 hour 30 minutes behind Coffs Harbour.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 192 kg (423 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Coffs Harbour (CFS) → Elcho Island (ELC).

Distance:
1688
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1688

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