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Distance between Victoria River Downs (VCD) and Mackay (MKY)

Flight distance from Victoria River Downs to Mackay (Victoria River Downs Airport – Mackay Airport) is 1234 miles / 1986 kilometers / 1072 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Victoria River Downs (VCD) to Mackay (MKY) is 1549 miles / 2493 kilometers and travel time by car is about 30 hours 19 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Victoria River Downs Airport (VCD) and Mackay Airport (MKY).

How far is Mackay from Victoria River Downs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1234.031 miles
  • 1985.980 kilometers
  • 1072.343 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
  • 1232.749 miles
  • 1983.918 kilometers
  • 1071.230 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 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 Victoria River Downs and Mackay is 30 minutes. Mackay is 30 minutes ahead of Victoria River Downs.

Time Difference

Victoria River Downs

 ACST

Mackay

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 163 kg (359 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Victoria River Downs (VCD) → Mackay (MKY).

Distance:
1234
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1234

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