Map of flight path and driving directions from Christchurch to Wellington.
Shortest flight path between Christchurch Airport (CHC) and Wellington International Airport (WLG).
How far is Wellington from Christchurch?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Christchurch and Wellington. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 189.166 miles
- 304.434 kilometers
- 164.381 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
- 189.099 miles
- 304.325 kilometers
- 164.322 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 Wellington.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 53 kg (117 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Christchurch (CHC) → Wellington (WLG).