# Distance between McArthur River (MCV) and Launceston (LST)

Flight distance from McArthur River to Launceston (McArthur River Mine Airport – Launceston Airport) is 1852 miles / 2980 kilometers / 1609 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 0 minutes.

Driving distance from McArthur River (MCV) to Launceston (LST) is 2503 miles / 4028 kilometers and travel time by car is about 46 hours 55 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between McArthur River Mine Airport (MCV) and Launceston Airport (LST).

## How far is Launceston from McArthur River?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1851.782 miles
• 2980.155 kilometers
• 1609.155 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
• 1856.429 miles
• 2987.632 kilometers
• 1613.192 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 Launceston Airport
City: Launceston
Country: Australia
IATA Code: LST
ICAO Code: YMLT
Coordinates: 41°32′43″S, 147°12′50″E

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 204 kg (450 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

McArthur River (MCV) → Launceston (LST).

Distance:
1852
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1852

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