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Distance between Victoria River Downs (VCD) and Cooktown (CTN)

Flight distance from Victoria River Downs to Cooktown (Victoria River Downs Airport – Cooktown Airport) is 945 miles / 1522 kilometers / 822 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 17 minutes.

Driving distance from Victoria River Downs (VCD) to Cooktown (CTN) is 1627 miles / 2619 kilometers and travel time by car is about 32 hours 39 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Victoria River Downs Airport (VCD) and Cooktown Airport (CTN).

How far is Cooktown from Victoria River Downs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 945.477 miles
  • 1521.598 kilometers
  • 821.597 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
  • 944.211 miles
  • 1519.561 kilometers
  • 820.497 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 Cooktown Airport
City: Cooktown
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: CTN
ICAO Code: YCKN
Coordinates: 15°26′40″S, 145°11′2″E

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Victoria River Downs

 ACST

Cooktown

 AEST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 147 kg (324 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Victoria River Downs (VCD) → Cooktown (CTN).

Distance:
945
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
945

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