# Distance between McArthur River (MCV) and Maroochydore (MCY)

Flight distance from McArthur River to Maroochydore (McArthur River Mine Airport – Sunshine Coast Airport) is 1297 miles / 2087 kilometers / 1127 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 57 minutes.

Driving distance from McArthur River (MCV) to Maroochydore (MCY) is 1711 miles / 2754 kilometers and travel time by car is about 33 hours 24 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between McArthur River Mine Airport (MCV) and Sunshine Coast Airport (MCY).

## How far is Maroochydore from McArthur River?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1296.770 miles
• 2086.949 kilometers
• 1126.862 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
• 1296.925 miles
• 2087.199 kilometers
• 1126.997 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 Sunshine Coast Airport
City: Maroochydore
Country: Australia
IATA Code: MCY
ICAO Code: YBMC
Coordinates: 26°36′11″S, 153°5′27″E

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 167 kg (367 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

McArthur River (MCV) → Maroochydore (MCY).

Distance:
1297
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1297

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