# 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
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
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.

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## 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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