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Distance between Ayers Rock (AYQ) and Cooktown (CTN)

Flight distance from Ayers Rock to Cooktown (Ayers Rock Airport – Cooktown Airport) is 1138 miles / 1832 kilometers / 989 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 39 minutes.

Driving distance from Ayers Rock (AYQ) to Cooktown (CTN) is 1843 miles / 2966 kilometers and travel time by car is about 32 hours 29 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Ayers Rock to Cooktown.

Shortest flight path between Ayers Rock Airport (AYQ) and Cooktown Airport (CTN).

How far is Cooktown from Ayers Rock?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Ayers Rock and Cooktown. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1138.321 miles
  • 1831.951 kilometers
  • 989.174 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
  • 1138.919 miles
  • 1832.913 kilometers
  • 989.694 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 Ayers Rock Airport
City: Ayers Rock
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: AYQ
ICAO Code: YAYE
Coordinates: 25°11′9″S, 130°58′33″E

B Cooktown Airport
City: Cooktown
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: CTN
ICAO Code: YCKN
Coordinates: 15°26′40″S, 145°11′2″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Ayers Rock and Cooktown is 30 minutes. Cooktown is 30 minutes ahead of Ayers Rock.

Time Difference

Ayers Rock

 ACST

Cooktown

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 159 kg (350 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Ayers Rock (AYQ) → Cooktown (CTN).

Distance:
1138
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1138

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