# Distance between McArthur River (MCV) and Badu Island (BDD)

Flight distance from McArthur River to Badu Island (McArthur River Mine Airport – Badu Island Airport) is 596 miles / 959 kilometers / 518 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 37 minutes.

Driving distance from McArthur River (MCV) to Badu Island (BDD) is 1150 miles / 1850 kilometers and travel time by car is about 38 hours 46 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between McArthur River Mine Airport (MCV) and Badu Island Airport (BDD).

## How far is Badu Island from McArthur River?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 595.827 miles
• 958.890 kilometers
• 517.759 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
• 597.057 miles
• 960.870 kilometers
• 518.828 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

Country: Australia
IATA Code: BDD
ICAO Code: YBAU
Coordinates: 10°8′59″S, 142°10′24″E

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 112 kg (247 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

McArthur River (MCV) → Badu Island (BDD).

Distance:
596
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
596

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