# Distance between McArthur River (MCV) and Melbourne (MEB)

Flight distance from McArthur River to Melbourne (McArthur River Mine Airport – Essendon Airport) is 1561 miles / 2512 kilometers / 1357 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 27 minutes.

Driving distance from McArthur River (MCV) to Melbourne (MEB) is 2161 miles / 3478 kilometers and travel time by car is about 37 hours 14 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between McArthur River Mine Airport (MCV) and Essendon Airport (MEB).

## How far is Melbourne from McArthur River?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1561.146 miles
• 2512.422 kilometers
• 1356.599 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
• 1565.564 miles
• 2519.531 kilometers
• 1360.438 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 Essendon Airport
City: Melbourne
Country: Australia
IATA Code: MEB
ICAO Code: YMEN
Coordinates: 37°43′41″S, 144°54′7″E

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 183 kg (404 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

McArthur River (MCV) → Melbourne (MEB).

Distance:
1561
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1561

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