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Distance between Perth (PER) and Mackay (MKY)

Flight distance from Perth to Mackay (Perth Airport – Mackay Airport) is 2175 miles / 3501 kilometers / 1890 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Perth (PER) to Mackay (MKY) is 2873 miles / 4624 kilometers and travel time by car is about 52 hours 6 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Perth Airport (PER) and Mackay Airport (MKY).

How far is Mackay from Perth?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2175.336 miles
  • 3500.864 kilometers
  • 1890.316 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
  • 2172.807 miles
  • 3496.794 kilometers
  • 1888.118 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 Mackay Airport
City: Mackay
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: MKY
ICAO Code: YBMK
Coordinates: 21°10′18″S, 149°10′47″E

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Perth

 AWST

Mackay

 AEST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 238 kg (524 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Perth (PER) → Mackay (MKY).

Distance:
2175
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2175

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