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Distance between Christchurch (CHC) and Taupo (TUO)

Flight distance from Christchurch to Taupo (Christchurch Airport – Taupo Airport) is 376 miles / 606 kilometers / 327 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 12 minutes.

Driving distance from Christchurch (CHC) to Taupo (TUO) is 506 miles / 814 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 26 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Christchurch Airport (CHC) and Taupo Airport (TUO).

How far is Taupo from Christchurch?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 376.461 miles
  • 605.855 kilometers
  • 327.135 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
  • 376.584 miles
  • 606.054 kilometers
  • 327.243 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 Taupo Airport
City: Taupo
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: TUO
ICAO Code: NZAP
Coordinates: 38°44′22″S, 176°5′2″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Christchurch and Taupo.

Time Difference

Christchurch

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Taupo

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 80 kg (177 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Christchurch (CHC) → Taupo (TUO).

Distance:
376
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
376

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