# Distance between Victoria River Downs (VCD) and Elcho Island (ELC)

Flight distance from Victoria River Downs to Elcho Island (Victoria River Downs Airport – Elcho Island Airport) is 430 miles / 691 kilometers / 373 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 18 minutes.

Driving distance from Victoria River Downs (VCD) to Elcho Island (ELC) is 672 miles / 1082 kilometers and travel time by car is about 30 hours 47 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Victoria River Downs to Elcho Island.

Shortest flight path between Victoria River Downs Airport (VCD) and Elcho Island Airport (ELC).

## How far is Elcho Island from Victoria River Downs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 429.545 miles
• 691.286 kilometers
• 373.264 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
• 430.316 miles
• 692.527 kilometers
• 373.934 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
IATA Code: VCD
ICAO Code: YVRD
Coordinates: 16°24′7″S, 131°0′17″E

B Elcho Island Airport
City: Elcho Island
Country: Australia
IATA Code: ELC
ICAO Code: YELD
Coordinates: 12°1′9″S, 135°34′15″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Victoria River Downs and Elcho Island.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 88 kg (195 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Victoria River Downs (VCD) → Elcho Island (ELC).

Distance:
430
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
430

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