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Distance between McArthur River (MCV) and Longreach (LRE)

Flight distance from McArthur River to Longreach (McArthur River Mine Airport – Longreach Airport) is 718 miles / 1155 kilometers / 624 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 51 minutes.

Driving distance from McArthur River (MCV) to Longreach (LRE) is 952 miles / 1532 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 20 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between McArthur River Mine Airport (MCV) and Longreach Airport (LRE).

How far is Longreach from McArthur River?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 717.644 miles
  • 1154.936 kilometers
  • 623.616 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
  • 718.479 miles
  • 1156.280 kilometers
  • 624.341 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 Flag of Australia
IATA Code: MCV
ICAO Code: YMHU
Coordinates: 16°26′32″S, 136°5′2″E

B Longreach Airport
City: Longreach
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: LRE
ICAO Code: YLRE
Coordinates: 23°26′3″S, 144°16′47″E

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

McArthur River

 ACST

Longreach

 AEST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 127 kg (279 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

McArthur River (MCV) → Longreach (LRE).

Distance:
718
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
718

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