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Distance between Victoria River Downs (VCD) and Bamaga (ABM)

Flight distance from Victoria River Downs to Bamaga (Victoria River Downs Airport – Northern Peninsula Airport) is 856 miles / 1378 kilometers / 744 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 7 minutes.

Driving distance from Victoria River Downs (VCD) to Bamaga (ABM) is 1706 miles / 2746 kilometers and travel time by car is about 43 hours 23 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Victoria River Downs to Bamaga.

Shortest flight path between Victoria River Downs Airport (VCD) and Northern Peninsula Airport (ABM).

How far is Bamaga from Victoria River Downs?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Victoria River Downs and Bamaga. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 855.952 miles
  • 1377.521 kilometers
  • 743.802 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
  • 855.878 miles
  • 1377.402 kilometers
  • 743.738 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 Victoria River Downs Airport
City: Victoria River Downs
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: VCD
ICAO Code: YVRD
Coordinates: 16°24′7″S, 131°0′17″E

B Northern Peninsula Airport
City: Bamaga
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: ABM
ICAO Code: YBAM
Coordinates: 10°57′2″S, 142°27′32″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Victoria River Downs and Bamaga is 30 minutes. Bamaga is 30 minutes ahead of Victoria River Downs.

Time Difference

Victoria River Downs

 ACST

Bamaga

 AEST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 140 kg (308 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Victoria River Downs (VCD) → Bamaga (ABM).

Distance:
856
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
856

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