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Distance between McArthur River (MCV) and Townsville (TSV)

Flight distance from McArthur River to Townsville (McArthur River Mine Airport – Townsville Airport) is 729 miles / 1174 kilometers / 634 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 52 minutes.

Driving distance from McArthur River (MCV) to Townsville (TSV) is 1113 miles / 1791 kilometers and travel time by car is about 22 hours 42 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between McArthur River Mine Airport (MCV) and Townsville Airport (TSV).

How far is Townsville from McArthur River?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 729.358 miles
  • 1173.789 kilometers
  • 633.795 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
  • 728.627 miles
  • 1172.611 kilometers
  • 633.160 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 Flag of Australia
IATA Code: MCV
ICAO Code: YMHU
Coordinates: 16°26′32″S, 136°5′2″E

B Townsville Airport
City: Townsville
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: TSV
ICAO Code: YBTL
Coordinates: 19°15′9″S, 146°45′53″E

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

McArthur River

 ACST

Townsville

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 128 kg (282 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

McArthur River (MCV) → Townsville (TSV).

Distance:
729
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
729

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