# Distance between McArthur River (MCV) and Horn Island (HID)

Flight distance from McArthur River to Horn Island (McArthur River Mine Airport – Horn Island Airport) is 580 miles / 933 kilometers / 504 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 35 minutes.

Driving distance from McArthur River (MCV) to Horn Island (HID) is 1138 miles / 1831 kilometers and travel time by car is about 38 hours 20 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between McArthur River Mine Airport (MCV) and Horn Island Airport (HID).

## How far is Horn Island from McArthur River?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 579.795 miles
• 933.089 kilometers
• 503.828 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
• 580.820 miles
• 934.739 kilometers
• 504.718 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 Horn Island Airport
City: Horn Island
Country: Australia
IATA Code: HID
ICAO Code: YHID
Coordinates: 10°35′11″S, 142°17′23″E

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 110 kg (243 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

McArthur River (MCV) → Horn Island (HID).

Distance:
580
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
580

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