# Distance between Whyalla (WYA) and Mackay (MKY)

Flight distance from Whyalla to Mackay (Whyalla Airport – Mackay Airport) is 1088 miles / 1750 kilometers / 945 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Whyalla (WYA) to Mackay (MKY) is 1500 miles / 2414 kilometers and travel time by car is about 28 hours 8 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Whyalla Airport (WYA) and Mackay Airport (MKY).

## How far is Mackay from Whyalla?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1087.568 miles
• 1750.271 kilometers
• 945.071 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
• 1088.869 miles
• 1752.366 kilometers
• 946.202 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 Mackay Airport
City: Mackay
Country: Australia
IATA Code: MKY
ICAO Code: YBMK
Coordinates: 21°10′18″S, 149°10′47″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Whyalla and Mackay is 30 minutes. Mackay is 30 minutes behind Whyalla.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 156 kg (344 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Whyalla (WYA) → Mackay (MKY).

Distance:
1088
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1088

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