Map of flight path and driving directions from Christchurch to Queenstown.
Shortest flight path between Christchurch Airport (CHC) and Queenstown Airport (ZQN).
How far is Queenstown from Christchurch?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Christchurch and Queenstown. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 215.865 miles
- 347.401 kilometers
- 187.582 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
- 215.451 miles
- 346.734 kilometers
- 187.222 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 Queenstown.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 57 kg (125 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Christchurch (CHC) → Queenstown (ZQN).