# Distance between Cairns (CNS) and Barcaldine (BCI)

Flight distance from Cairns to Barcaldine (Cairns Airport – Barcaldine Airport) is 460 miles / 741 kilometers / 400 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 22 minutes.

Driving distance from Cairns (CNS) to Barcaldine (BCI) is 612 miles / 985 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 40 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Cairns to Barcaldine.

Shortest flight path between Cairns Airport (CNS) and Barcaldine Airport (BCI).

## How far is Barcaldine from Cairns?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Cairns and Barcaldine. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 460.407 miles
• 740.953 kilometers
• 400.082 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
• 462.421 miles
• 744.195 kilometers
• 401.833 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 Cairns Airport
City: Cairns
Country: Australia
IATA Code: CNS
ICAO Code: YBCS
Coordinates: 16°53′8″S, 145°45′18″E

B Barcaldine Airport
City: Barcaldine
Country: Australia
IATA Code: BCI
ICAO Code: YBAR
Coordinates: 23°33′55″S, 145°18′25″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Cairns and Barcaldine.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 93 kg (205 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cairns (CNS) → Barcaldine (BCI).

Distance:
460
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
460

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