# Distance between Armidale (ARM) and Cairns (CNS)

Flight distance from Armidale to Cairns (Armidale Airport – Cairns Airport) is 1009 miles / 1624 kilometers / 877 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 24 minutes.

Driving distance from Armidale (ARM) to Cairns (CNS) is 1280 miles / 2060 kilometers and travel time by car is about 24 hours 53 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Armidale to Cairns.

Shortest flight path between Armidale Airport (ARM) and Cairns Airport (CNS).

## How far is Cairns from Armidale?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Armidale and Cairns. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1009.178 miles
• 1624.114 kilometers
• 876.951 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
• 1012.404 miles
• 1629.306 kilometers
• 879.755 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 Armidale Airport
City: Armidale
Country: Australia
IATA Code: ARM
ICAO Code: YARM
Coordinates: 30°31′41″S, 151°37′1″E

B Cairns Airport
City: Cairns
Country: Australia
IATA Code: CNS
ICAO Code: YBCS
Coordinates: 16°53′8″S, 145°45′18″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Armidale and Cairns is 1 hour. Cairns is 1 hour behind Armidale.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 151 kg (334 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Armidale (ARM) → Cairns (CNS).

Distance:
1009
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1009

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