# 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
IATA Code: VCD
ICAO Code: YVRD
Coordinates: 16°24′7″S, 131°0′17″E

B Mackay Airport
City: Mackay
Country: 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.

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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
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1234

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