# Distance between McArthur River (MCV) and Sydney (SYD)

Flight distance from McArthur River to Sydney (McArthur River Mine Airport – Sydney Airport) is 1527 miles / 2458 kilometers / 1327 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 23 minutes.

Driving distance from McArthur River (MCV) to Sydney (SYD) is 2007 miles / 3230 kilometers and travel time by car is about 39 hours 23 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between McArthur River Mine Airport (MCV) and Sydney Airport (SYD).

## How far is Sydney from McArthur River?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1527.315 miles
• 2457.975 kilometers
• 1327.200 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
• 1529.872 miles
• 2462.090 kilometers
• 1329.422 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 Sydney Airport
City: Sydney
Country: Australia
IATA Code: SYD
ICAO Code: YSSY
Coordinates: 33°56′45″S, 151°10′37″E

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 181 kg (399 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

McArthur River (MCV) → Sydney (SYD).

Distance:
1527
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1527

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