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Distance between Auckland (AKL) and Christchurch (CHC)

Distance from Auckland to Christchurch (Auckland Airport – Christchurch International Airport) is 463 miles / 745 kilometers / 402 nautical miles.

How far is Christchurch from Auckland?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Auckland and Christchurch. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 462.823 miles
  • 744.842 kilometers
  • 402.182 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
  • 463.351 miles
  • 745.692 kilometers
  • 402.641 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Auckland Airport (AKL) to Christchurch International Airport (CHC) is 1 hour 22 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Auckland and Christchurch.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 93 kg (206 pounds).

Airport information


A Auckland Airport
City: Auckland
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: AKL
ICAO Code: NZAA
Coordinates: 37°0′29″S, 174°47′31″E

B Christchurch International Airport
City: Christchurch
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: CHC
ICAO Code: NZCH
Coordinates: 43°29′21″S, 172°31′55″E

Map

Auckland to Christchurch flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Auckland (AKL) → Christchurch (CHC).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
463

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