Map of flight path and driving directions from Christchurch to Palmerston North.
Shortest flight path between Christchurch Airport (CHC) and Palmerston North Airport (PMR).
How far is Palmerston North from Christchurch?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Christchurch and Palmerston North. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 270.377 miles
- 435.129 kilometers
- 234.951 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
- 270.330 miles
- 435.054 kilometers
- 234.910 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).
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Christchurch and Palmerston North.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 65 kg (143 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Christchurch (CHC) → Palmerston North (PMR).