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Distance between Brisbane (BNE) and Cairns (CNS)

Distance from Brisbane Airport to Cairns Airport is 862 miles / 1388 kilometers / 749 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 862.294 miles
  • 1387.728 kilometers
  • 749.313 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
  • 864.404 miles
  • 1391.124 kilometers
  • 751.147 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Brisbane Airport (BNE) to Cairns Airport (CNS) is 2 hours 7 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Brisbane and Cairns.

Time Difference

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Airport information


A Brisbane Airport
City: Brisbane
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: BNE
ICAO Code: YBBN
Coordinates: 27°23′3″S, 153°7′1″E

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

Map

Flight map from Brisbane to Cairns.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Brisbane (BNE) → Cairns (CNS).

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Air miles:
862
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
862

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