# Distance between Karratha (KTA) and McArthur River (MCV)

Flight distance from Karratha to McArthur River (Karratha Airport – McArthur River Mine Airport) is 1299 miles / 2091 kilometers / 1129 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 57 minutes.

Driving distance from Karratha (KTA) to McArthur River (MCV) is 1824 miles / 2935 kilometers and travel time by car is about 31 hours 27 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Karratha to McArthur River.

Shortest flight path between Karratha Airport (KTA) and McArthur River Mine Airport (MCV).

## How far is McArthur River from Karratha?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1299.202 miles
• 2090.863 kilometers
• 1128.976 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
• 1297.710 miles
• 2088.462 kilometers
• 1127.679 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 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 Karratha and McArthur River is 1 hour 30 minutes. McArthur River is 1 hour 30 minutes ahead of Karratha.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 167 kg (368 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Karratha (KTA) → McArthur River (MCV).

Distance:
1299
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1299

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