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Distance between Christchurch (CHC) and Napier (NPE)

Flight distance from Christchurch to Napier (Christchurch Airport – Hawke's Bay Airport) is 357 miles / 575 kilometers / 311 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 10 minutes.

Driving distance from Christchurch (CHC) to Napier (NPE) is 474 miles / 763 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 53 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Christchurch Airport (CHC) and Hawke's Bay Airport (NPE).

How far is Napier from Christchurch?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 357.368 miles
  • 575.127 kilometers
  • 310.544 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
  • 357.258 miles
  • 574.952 kilometers
  • 310.449 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 Hawke's Bay Airport
City: Napier
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: NPE
ICAO Code: NZNR
Coordinates: 39°27′56″S, 176°52′11″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Christchurch and Napier.

Time Difference

Christchurch

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Napier

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 78 kg (171 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Christchurch (CHC) → Napier (NPE).

Distance:
357
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
357

Round trip?