# Distance between Kubin Island (KUG) and Elcho Island (ELC)

Flight distance from Kubin Island to Elcho Island (Kubin Airport – Elcho Island Airport) is 468 miles / 753 kilometers / 406 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 23 minutes.

Driving distance from Kubin Island (KUG) to Elcho Island (ELC) is 2185 miles / 3516 kilometers and travel time by car is about 66 hours 9 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Kubin Airport (KUG) and Elcho Island Airport (ELC).

## How far is Elcho Island from Kubin Island?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 467.723 miles
• 752.727 kilometers
• 406.440 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
• 467.353 miles
• 752.132 kilometers
• 406.119 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 Kubin Airport
City: Kubin Island
Country: Australia
IATA Code: KUG
ICAO Code: YKUB
Coordinates: 10°13′30″S, 142°13′4″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 Kubin Island and Elcho Island is 30 minutes. Elcho Island is 30 minutes behind Kubin Island.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 94 kg (207 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Kubin Island (KUG) → Elcho Island (ELC).

Distance:
468
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
468

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