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Distance between Christchurch (CHC) and Kaitaia (KAT)

Flight distance from Christchurch to Kaitaia (Christchurch Airport – Kaitaia Airport) is 582 miles / 937 kilometers / 506 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 36 minutes.

Driving distance from Christchurch (CHC) to Kaitaia (KAT) is 884 miles / 1423 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 11 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Christchurch Airport (CHC) and Kaitaia Airport (KAT).

How far is Kaitaia from Christchurch?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 582.209 miles
  • 936.975 kilometers
  • 505.926 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
  • 583.110 miles
  • 938.424 kilometers
  • 506.709 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 Kaitaia Airport
City: Kaitaia
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: KAT
ICAO Code: NZKT
Coordinates: 35°4′11″S, 173°17′6″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Christchurch and Kaitaia.

Time Difference

Christchurch

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Kaitaia

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 110 kg (243 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Christchurch (CHC) → Kaitaia (KAT).

Distance:
582
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
582

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