Map of flight path and driving directions from Christchurch to Rotorua.
Shortest flight path between Christchurch Airport (CHC) and Rotorua Regional Airport (ROT).
How far is Rotorua from Christchurch?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Christchurch and Rotorua. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 420.857 miles
- 677.304 kilometers
- 365.715 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
- 421.047 miles
- 677.610 kilometers
- 365.880 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 Rotorua.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 87 kg (192 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Christchurch (CHC) → Rotorua (ROT).