# Distance between Kalkurung (KFG) and Yam Island (XMY)

Flight distance from Kalkurung to Yam Island (Kalkgurung Airport – Yam Island Airport) is 956 miles / 1539 kilometers / 831 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 18 minutes.

Driving distance from Kalkurung (KFG) to Yam Island (XMY) is 1772 miles / 2852 kilometers and travel time by car is about 44 hours 27 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Kalkurung to Yam Island.

Shortest flight path between Kalkgurung Airport (KFG) and Yam Island Airport (XMY).

## How far is Yam Island from Kalkurung?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 956.088 miles
• 1538.675 kilometers
• 830.818 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
• 956.621 miles
• 1539.532 kilometers
• 831.281 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 Kalkgurung Airport
City: Kalkurung
Country: Australia
IATA Code: KFG
ICAO Code: YKKG
Coordinates: 17°25′54″S, 130°48′28″E

B Yam Island Airport
City: Yam Island
Country: Australia
IATA Code: XMY
ICAO Code: YYMI
Coordinates: 9°54′3″S, 142°46′33″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Kalkurung and Yam Island is 30 minutes. Yam Island is 30 minutes ahead of Kalkurung.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 148 kg (326 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Kalkurung (KFG) → Yam Island (XMY).

Distance:
956
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
956

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