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Distance between Perth (PER) and Maroochydore (MCY)

Flight distance from Perth to Maroochydore (Perth Airport – Sunshine Coast Airport) is 2261 miles / 3638 kilometers / 1964 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Perth (PER) to Maroochydore (MCY) is 2612 miles / 4204 kilometers and travel time by car is about 47 hours 10 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Perth to Maroochydore.

Shortest flight path between Perth Airport (PER) and Sunshine Coast Airport (MCY).

How far is Maroochydore from Perth?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Perth and Maroochydore. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2260.612 miles
  • 3638.103 kilometers
  • 1964.418 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
  • 2256.586 miles
  • 3631.623 kilometers
  • 1960.920 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 Perth Airport
City: Perth
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: PER
ICAO Code: YPPH
Coordinates: 31°56′25″S, 115°58′1″E

B Sunshine Coast Airport
City: Maroochydore
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: MCY
ICAO Code: YBMC
Coordinates: 26°36′11″S, 153°5′27″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Perth and Maroochydore is 2 hours. Maroochydore is 2 hours ahead of Perth.

Time Difference

Perth

 AWST

Maroochydore

 AEST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 247 kg (545 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Perth (PER) → Maroochydore (MCY).

Distance:
2261
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2261

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