# Distance between McArthur River (MCV) and Whyalla (WYA)

Flight distance from McArthur River to Whyalla (McArthur River Mine Airport – Whyalla Airport) is 1147 miles / 1846 kilometers / 997 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 40 minutes.

Driving distance from McArthur River (MCV) to Whyalla (WYA) is 1575 miles / 2534 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 10 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between McArthur River Mine Airport (MCV) and Whyalla Airport (WYA).

## How far is Whyalla from McArthur River?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1147.225 miles
• 1846.279 kilometers
• 996.911 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
• 1151.545 miles
• 1853.231 kilometers
• 1000.665 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 Whyalla Airport
City: Whyalla
Country: Australia
IATA Code: WYA
ICAO Code: YWHA
Coordinates: 33°3′32″S, 137°30′50″E

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 159 kg (351 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

McArthur River (MCV) → Whyalla (WYA).

Distance:
1147
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1147

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