How far is Brisbane from Cairns?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Cairns and Brisbane. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 862.294 miles
- 1387.728 kilometers
- 749.313 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
- 864.404 miles
- 1391.124 kilometers
- 751.147 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).
Estimated flight time from Cairns Airport (CNS) to Brisbane Airport (BNE) is 2 hours 7 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Cairns and Brisbane.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 140 kg (310 pounds).
Cairns to Brisbane flight path
Shortest flight path between Cairns Airport (CNS) and Brisbane Airport (BNE).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Cairns (CNS) → Brisbane (BNE).