# Distance between Whyalla (WYA) and Meekatharra (MKR)

Flight distance from Whyalla to Meekatharra (Whyalla Airport – Meekatharra Airport) is 1220 miles / 1964 kilometers / 1060 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 48 minutes.

Driving distance from Whyalla (WYA) to Meekatharra (MKR) is 1683 miles / 2708 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 39 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Whyalla Airport (WYA) and Meekatharra Airport (MKR).

## How far is Meekatharra from Whyalla?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1220.143 miles
• 1963.630 kilometers
• 1060.275 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
• 1218.588 miles
• 1961.128 kilometers
• 1058.924 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
IATA Code: WYA
ICAO Code: YWHA
Coordinates: 33°3′32″S, 137°30′50″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 Whyalla and Meekatharra is 2 hours 30 minutes. Meekatharra is 2 hours 30 minutes behind Whyalla.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 162 kg (358 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Whyalla (WYA) → Meekatharra (MKR).

Distance:
1220
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1220

Round trip?