# Distance between McArthur River (MCV) and Hamilton Island (HTI)

Flight distance from McArthur River to Hamilton Island (McArthur River Mine Airport – Great Barrier Reef Airport) is 886 miles / 1426 kilometers / 770 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 10 minutes.

Driving distance from McArthur River (MCV) to Hamilton Island (HTI) is 1264 miles / 2035 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 2 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between McArthur River Mine Airport (MCV) and Great Barrier Reef Airport (HTI).

## How far is Hamilton Island from McArthur River?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 886.369 miles
• 1426.472 kilometers
• 770.233 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
• 885.579 miles
• 1425.201 kilometers
• 769.547 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 Great Barrier Reef Airport
City: Hamilton Island
Country: Australia
IATA Code: HTI
ICAO Code: YBHM
Coordinates: 20°21′29″S, 148°57′7″E

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 142 kg (314 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

McArthur River (MCV) → Hamilton Island (HTI).

Distance:
886
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
886

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