Map of flight path and driving directions from Christchurch to Timaru.
Shortest flight path between Christchurch Airport (CHC) and Richard Pearse Airport (TIU).
How far is Timaru from Christchurch?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Christchurch and Timaru. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 86.087 miles
- 138.544 kilometers
- 74.808 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
- 85.981 miles
- 138.373 kilometers
- 74.715 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 Timaru.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 38 kg (83 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Christchurch (CHC) → Timaru (TIU).