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Distance between Whyalla (WYA) and Elcho Island (ELC)

Flight distance from Whyalla to Elcho Island (Whyalla Airport – Elcho Island Airport) is 1453 miles / 2338 kilometers / 1263 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 15 minutes.

Driving distance from Whyalla (WYA) to Elcho Island (ELC) is 1984 miles / 3193 kilometers and travel time by car is about 50 hours 30 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Whyalla to Elcho Island.

Shortest flight path between Whyalla Airport (WYA) and Elcho Island Airport (ELC).

How far is Elcho Island from Whyalla?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Whyalla and Elcho Island. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1453.052 miles
  • 2338.460 kilometers
  • 1262.668 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
  • 1458.879 miles
  • 2347.838 kilometers
  • 1267.731 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 Whyalla Airport
City: Whyalla
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: WYA
ICAO Code: YWHA
Coordinates: 33°3′32″S, 137°30′50″E

B Elcho Island Airport
City: Elcho Island
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: ELC
ICAO Code: YELD
Coordinates: 12°1′9″S, 135°34′15″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Whyalla and Elcho Island is 1 hour. Elcho Island is 1 hour behind Whyalla.

Time Difference

Whyalla

 ACDT

Elcho Island

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 177 kg (389 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Whyalla (WYA) → Elcho Island (ELC).

Distance:
1453
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1453

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