# Distance between McArthur River (MCV) and Birdsville (BVI)

Flight distance from McArthur River to Birdsville (McArthur River Mine Airport – Birdsville Airport) is 684 miles / 1100 kilometers / 594 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 47 minutes.

Driving distance from McArthur River (MCV) to Birdsville (BVI) is 965 miles / 1553 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 37 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between McArthur River Mine Airport (MCV) and Birdsville Airport (BVI).

## How far is Birdsville from McArthur River?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 683.637 miles
• 1100.207 kilometers
• 594.064 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
• 686.187 miles
• 1104.310 kilometers
• 596.280 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 Birdsville Airport
City: Birdsville
Country: Australia
IATA Code: BVI
ICAO Code: YBDV
Coordinates: 25°53′50″S, 139°20′52″E

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

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

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

McArthur River (MCV) → Birdsville (BVI).

Distance:
684
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
684

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