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Distance between Weipa (WEI) and McArthur River (MCV)

Flight distance from Weipa to McArthur River (Weipa Airport – McArthur River Mine Airport) is 469 miles / 755 kilometers / 407 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 23 minutes.

Driving distance from Weipa (WEI) to McArthur River (MCV) is 1015 miles / 1633 kilometers and travel time by car is about 33 hours 46 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Weipa to McArthur River.

Shortest flight path between Weipa Airport (WEI) and McArthur River Mine Airport (MCV).

How far is McArthur River from Weipa?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Weipa and McArthur River. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 468.908 miles
  • 754.634 kilometers
  • 407.470 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
  • 469.186 miles
  • 755.082 kilometers
  • 407.712 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 Weipa Airport
City: Weipa
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: WEI
ICAO Code: YBWP
Coordinates: 12°40′42″S, 141°55′30″E

B McArthur River Mine Airport
City: McArthur River
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: MCV
ICAO Code: YMHU
Coordinates: 16°26′32″S, 136°5′2″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Weipa and McArthur River is 30 minutes. McArthur River is 30 minutes behind Weipa.

Time Difference

Weipa

 AEST

McArthur River

 ACST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 94 kg (207 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Weipa (WEI) → McArthur River (MCV).

Distance:
469
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
469

Round trip?