# Distance between Weipa (WEI) and Meekatharra (MKR)

Flight distance from Weipa to Meekatharra (Weipa Airport – Meekatharra Airport) is 1794 miles / 2888 kilometers / 1559 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 53 minutes.

Driving distance from Weipa (WEI) to Meekatharra (MKR) is 3447 miles / 5547 kilometers and travel time by car is about 66 hours 49 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Weipa to Meekatharra.

Shortest flight path between Weipa Airport (WEI) and Meekatharra Airport (MKR).

## How far is Meekatharra from Weipa?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1794.429 miles
• 2887.854 kilometers
• 1559.316 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
• 1794.777 miles
• 2888.413 kilometers
• 1559.618 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
IATA Code: WEI
ICAO Code: YBWP
Coordinates: 12°40′42″S, 141°55′30″E

B Meekatharra Airport
City: Meekatharra
Country: Australia
IATA Code: MKR
ICAO Code: YMEK
Coordinates: 26°36′42″S, 118°32′52″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Weipa and Meekatharra is 2 hours. Meekatharra is 2 hours behind Weipa.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 200 kg (440 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Weipa (WEI) → Meekatharra (MKR).

Distance:
1794
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1794

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