# Distance between McArthur River (MCV) and Wollongong (WOL)

Flight distance from McArthur River to Wollongong (McArthur River Mine Airport – Shellharbour Airport) is 1545 miles / 2486 kilometers / 1343 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 25 minutes.

Driving distance from McArthur River (MCV) to Wollongong (WOL) is 2068 miles / 3328 kilometers and travel time by car is about 40 hours 22 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between McArthur River Mine Airport (MCV) and Shellharbour Airport (WOL).

## How far is Wollongong from McArthur River?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1544.932 miles
• 2486.326 kilometers
• 1342.509 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
• 1547.714 miles
• 2490.804 kilometers
• 1344.927 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 Shellharbour Airport
City: Wollongong
Country: Australia
IATA Code: WOL
ICAO Code: YWOL
Coordinates: 34°33′39″S, 150°47′20″E

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 182 kg (402 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

McArthur River (MCV) → Wollongong (WOL).

Distance:
1545
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1545

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