# Distance between McArthur River (MCV) and Bamaga (ABM)

Flight distance from McArthur River to Bamaga (McArthur River Mine Airport – Northern Peninsula Airport) is 571 miles / 919 kilometers / 496 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 34 minutes.

Driving distance from McArthur River (MCV) to Bamaga (ABM) is 1130 miles / 1818 kilometers and travel time by car is about 38 hours 3 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between McArthur River Mine Airport (MCV) and Northern Peninsula Airport (ABM).

## How far is Bamaga from McArthur River?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 570.942 miles
• 918.841 kilometers
• 496.135 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
• 571.783 miles
• 920.196 kilometers
• 496.866 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 McArthur River Mine Airport
City: McArthur River
Country: Australia
IATA Code: MCV
ICAO Code: YMHU
Coordinates: 16°26′32″S, 136°5′2″E

B Northern Peninsula Airport
City: Bamaga
Country: Australia
IATA Code: ABM
ICAO Code: YBAM
Coordinates: 10°57′2″S, 142°27′32″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between McArthur River and Bamaga is 30 minutes. Bamaga is 30 minutes ahead of McArthur River.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 109 kg (240 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

McArthur River (MCV) → Bamaga (ABM).

Distance:
571
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
571

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