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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Victoria River Downs

 ACST

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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