# Distance between Arctic Bay (YAB) and Hay River (YHY)

Flight distance from Arctic Bay to Hay River (Arctic Bay Airport – Hay River/Merlyn Carter Airport) is 1162 miles / 1870 kilometers / 1010 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 41 minutes.

## Map of flight path from Arctic Bay to Hay River.

Shortest flight path between Arctic Bay Airport (YAB) and Hay River/Merlyn Carter Airport (YHY).

## How far is Hay River from Arctic Bay?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Arctic Bay and Hay River. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1161.801 miles
• 1869.737 kilometers
• 1009.577 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
• 1157.874 miles
• 1863.417 kilometers
• 1006.165 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 Arctic Bay Airport
City: Arctic Bay
IATA Code: YAB
ICAO Code: CYAB
Coordinates: 73°0′20″N, 85°2′33″W

B Hay River/Merlyn Carter Airport
City: Hay River
IATA Code: YHY
ICAO Code: CYHY
Coordinates: 60°50′22″N, 115°46′58″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Arctic Bay and Hay River is 1 hour. Hay River is 1 hour behind Arctic Bay.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 160 kg (352 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Arctic Bay (YAB) → Hay River (YHY).

Distance:
1162
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1162

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