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Distance between Hervey Bay (HVB) and Elcho Island (ELC)

Flight distance from Hervey Bay to Elcho Island (Hervey Bay Airport – Elcho Island Airport) is 1454 miles / 2341 kilometers / 1264 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 15 minutes.

Driving distance from Hervey Bay (HVB) to Elcho Island (ELC) is 2308 miles / 3715 kilometers and travel time by car is about 57 hours 46 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Hervey Bay Airport (HVB) and Elcho Island Airport (ELC).

How far is Elcho Island from Hervey Bay?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1454.463 miles
  • 2340.732 kilometers
  • 1263.894 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
  • 1455.792 miles
  • 2342.870 kilometers
  • 1265.049 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 Hervey Bay Airport
City: Hervey Bay
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: HVB
ICAO Code: YHBA
Coordinates: 25°19′8″S, 152°52′48″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 Hervey Bay and Elcho Island is 30 minutes. Elcho Island is 30 minutes behind Hervey Bay.

Time Difference

Hervey Bay

 AEST

Elcho Island

 ACST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 177 kg (389 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Hervey Bay (HVB) → Elcho Island (ELC).

Distance:
1454
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1454

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