Map of flight path and driving directions from Christchurch to Wanaka.
Shortest flight path between Christchurch Airport (CHC) and Wanaka Airport (WKA).
How far is Wanaka from Christchurch?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Christchurch and Wanaka. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 184.287 miles
- 296.581 kilometers
- 160.141 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
- 183.918 miles
- 295.988 kilometers
- 159.821 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 Wanaka.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 52 kg (115 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Christchurch (CHC) → Wanaka (WKA).