Distance between McArthur River (MCV) and Tennant Creek (TCA)

Flight distance from McArthur River to Tennant Creek (McArthur River Mine Airport – Tennant Creek Airport) is 253 miles / 407 kilometers / 220 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 58 minutes.

Driving distance from McArthur River (MCV) to Tennant Creek (TCA) is 450 miles / 724 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 44 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from McArthur River to Tennant Creek.

Shortest flight path between McArthur River Mine Airport (MCV) and Tennant Creek Airport (TCA).

How far is Tennant Creek from McArthur River?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 252.638 miles
• 406.582 kilometers
• 219.537 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
• 253.436 miles
• 407.866 kilometers
• 220.230 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 Tennant Creek Airport
City: Tennant Creek
Country: Australia
IATA Code: TCA
ICAO Code: YTNK
Coordinates: 19°38′3″S, 134°10′58″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between McArthur River and Tennant Creek.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 62 kg (137 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

McArthur River (MCV) → Tennant Creek (TCA).

Distance:
253
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
253

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