# Distance between McArthur River (MCV) and Ballina (BNK)

Flight distance from McArthur River to Ballina (McArthur River Mine Airport – Ballina Byron Gateway Airport) is 1402 miles / 2256 kilometers / 1218 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 9 minutes.

Driving distance from McArthur River (MCV) to Ballina (BNK) is 1783 miles / 2870 kilometers and travel time by car is about 34 hours 30 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between McArthur River Mine Airport (MCV) and Ballina Byron Gateway Airport (BNK).

## How far is Ballina from McArthur River?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1401.605 miles
• 2255.664 kilometers
• 1217.961 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
• 1402.303 miles
• 2256.788 kilometers
• 1218.568 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 Ballina Byron Gateway Airport
City: Ballina
Country: Australia
IATA Code: BNK
ICAO Code: YBNA
Coordinates: 28°50′2″S, 153°33′43″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between McArthur River and Ballina is 1 hour 30 minutes. Ballina is 1 hour 30 minutes ahead of McArthur River.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 173 kg (382 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

McArthur River (MCV) → Ballina (BNK).

Distance:
1402
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1402

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