# Distance between Whyalla (WYA) and Yam Island (XMY)

Flight distance from Whyalla to Yam Island (Whyalla Airport – Yam Island Airport) is 1628 miles / 2621 kilometers / 1415 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 34 minutes.

Driving distance from Whyalla (WYA) to Yam Island (XMY) is 1969 miles / 3169 kilometers and travel time by car is about 49 hours 8 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Whyalla Airport (WYA) and Yam Island Airport (XMY).

## How far is Yam Island from Whyalla?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1628.343 miles
• 2620.564 kilometers
• 1414.991 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
• 1634.721 miles
• 2630.829 kilometers
• 1420.534 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 Yam Island Airport
City: Yam Island
Country: Australia
IATA Code: XMY
ICAO Code: YYMI
Coordinates: 9°54′3″S, 142°46′33″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Whyalla and Yam Island is 30 minutes. Yam Island is 30 minutes ahead of Whyalla.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 188 kg (414 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Whyalla (WYA) → Yam Island (XMY).

Distance:
1628
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1628

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