# Distance between McArthur River (MCV) and Olympic Dam (OLP)

Flight distance from McArthur River to Olympic Dam (McArthur River Mine Airport – Olympic Dam Airport) is 968 miles / 1557 kilometers / 841 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 19 minutes.

Driving distance from McArthur River (MCV) to Olympic Dam (OLP) is 1477 miles / 2377 kilometers and travel time by car is about 24 hours 44 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between McArthur River Mine Airport (MCV) and Olympic Dam Airport (OLP).

## How far is Olympic Dam from McArthur River?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 967.699 miles
• 1557.361 kilometers
• 840.907 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
• 971.535 miles
• 1563.534 kilometers
• 844.241 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 Olympic Dam Airport
City: Olympic Dam
Country: Australia
IATA Code: OLP
ICAO Code: YOLD
Coordinates: 30°29′6″S, 136°52′37″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between McArthur River and Olympic Dam is 1 hour. Olympic Dam is 1 hour ahead of McArthur River.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 149 kg (328 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

McArthur River (MCV) → Olympic Dam (OLP).

Distance:
968
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
968

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