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Distance between McArthur River (MCV) and Ayers Rock (AYQ)

Flight distance from McArthur River to Ayers Rock (McArthur River Mine Airport – Ayers Rock Airport) is 686 miles / 1104 kilometers / 596 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 47 minutes.

Driving distance from McArthur River (MCV) to Ayers Rock (AYQ) is 1036 miles / 1667 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 5 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from McArthur River to Ayers Rock.

Shortest flight path between McArthur River Mine Airport (MCV) and Ayers Rock Airport (AYQ).

How far is Ayers Rock from McArthur River?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 686.065 miles
  • 1104.115 kilometers
  • 596.175 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
  • 688.104 miles
  • 1107.395 kilometers
  • 597.946 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 Flag of Australia
IATA Code: MCV
ICAO Code: YMHU
Coordinates: 16°26′32″S, 136°5′2″E

B Ayers Rock Airport
City: Ayers Rock
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: AYQ
ICAO Code: YAYE
Coordinates: 25°11′9″S, 130°58′33″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between McArthur River and Ayers Rock.

Time Difference

McArthur River

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Ayers Rock

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 123 kg (271 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

McArthur River (MCV) → Ayers Rock (AYQ).

Distance:
686
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
686

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