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Distance between Hervey Bay (HVB) and McArthur River (MCV)

Flight distance from Hervey Bay to McArthur River (Hervey Bay Airport – McArthur River Mine Airport) is 1244 miles / 2002 kilometers / 1081 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 51 minutes.

Driving distance from Hervey Bay (HVB) to McArthur River (MCV) is 1617 miles / 2602 kilometers and travel time by car is about 31 hours 50 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Hervey Bay to McArthur River.

Shortest flight path between Hervey Bay Airport (HVB) and McArthur River Mine Airport (MCV).

How far is McArthur River from Hervey Bay?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1244.080 miles
  • 2002.152 kilometers
  • 1081.076 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
  • 1243.918 miles
  • 2001.891 kilometers
  • 1080.935 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 McArthur River Mine Airport
City: McArthur River
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: MCV
ICAO Code: YMHU
Coordinates: 16°26′32″S, 136°5′2″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Hervey Bay and McArthur River is 30 minutes. McArthur River is 30 minutes behind Hervey Bay.

Time Difference

Hervey Bay

 AEST

McArthur River

 ACST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 163 kg (360 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Hervey Bay (HVB) → McArthur River (MCV).

Distance:
1244
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1244

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