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Distance between Weipa (WEI) and Mackay (MKY)

Flight distance from Weipa to Mackay (Weipa Airport – Mackay Airport) is 756 miles / 1216 kilometers / 657 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 55 minutes.

Driving distance from Weipa (WEI) to Mackay (MKY) is 946 miles / 1523 kilometers and travel time by car is about 22 hours 0 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Weipa to Mackay.

Shortest flight path between Weipa Airport (WEI) and Mackay Airport (MKY).

How far is Mackay from Weipa?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 755.758 miles
  • 1216.274 kilometers
  • 656.736 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
  • 757.474 miles
  • 1219.037 kilometers
  • 658.227 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 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

There is no time difference between Weipa and Mackay.

Time Difference

Weipa

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Mackay

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 130 kg (288 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Weipa (WEI) → Mackay (MKY).

Distance:
756
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
756

Round trip?