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Distance between Christchurch (CHC) and Hamilton (HLZ)

Flight distance from Christchurch to Hamilton (Christchurch Airport – Hamilton Airport) is 415 miles / 668 kilometers / 360 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 17 minutes.

Driving distance from Christchurch (CHC) to Hamilton (HLZ) is 603 miles / 971 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 26 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Christchurch to Hamilton.

Shortest flight path between Christchurch Airport (CHC) and Hamilton Airport (HLZ).

How far is Hamilton from Christchurch?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 414.855 miles
  • 667.644 kilometers
  • 360.499 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
  • 415.204 miles
  • 668.206 kilometers
  • 360.803 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 Christchurch 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

B Hamilton Airport
City: Hamilton
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: HLZ
ICAO Code: NZHN
Coordinates: 37°52′0″S, 175°19′55″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Christchurch and Hamilton.

Time Difference

Christchurch

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Hamilton

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 86 kg (190 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Christchurch (CHC) → Hamilton (HLZ).

Distance:
415
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
415

Round trip?