# Distance between Karratha (KTA) and Elcho Island (ELC)

Flight distance from Karratha to Elcho Island (Karratha Airport – Elcho Island Airport) is 1382 miles / 2224 kilometers / 1201 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 6 minutes.

Driving distance from Karratha (KTA) to Elcho Island (ELC) is 1894 miles / 3048 kilometers and travel time by car is about 50 hours 36 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Karratha Airport (KTA) and Elcho Island Airport (ELC).

## How far is Elcho Island from Karratha?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1381.929 miles
• 2223.998 kilometers
• 1200.863 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
• 1381.614 miles
• 2223.492 kilometers
• 1200.590 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 Karratha Airport
City: Karratha
Country: Australia
IATA Code: KTA
ICAO Code: YPKA
Coordinates: 20°42′43″S, 116°46′22″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 Karratha and Elcho Island is 1 hour 30 minutes. Elcho Island is 1 hour 30 minutes ahead of Karratha.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 172 kg (379 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Karratha (KTA) → Elcho Island (ELC).

Distance:
1382
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1382

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