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Distance between Cairns (CNS) and Ballina (BNK)

Distance from Cairns to Ballina (Cairns Airport – Ballina Byron Gateway Airport) is 960 miles / 1546 kilometers / 835 nautical miles.

How far is Ballina from Cairns?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 960.428 miles
  • 1545.660 kilometers
  • 834.590 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
  • 962.875 miles
  • 1549.598 kilometers
  • 836.716 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Cairns Airport (CNS) to Ballina Byron Gateway Airport (BNK) is 2 hours 19 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Cairns and Ballina is 1 hour. Ballina is 1 hour ahead of Cairns.

Time Difference

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Ballina

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 137 kg (301 pounds).

Airport information


A Cairns Airport
City: Cairns
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: CNS
ICAO Code: YBCS
Coordinates: 16°53′8″S, 145°45′18″E

B Ballina Byron Gateway Airport
City: Ballina
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: BNK
ICAO Code: YBNA
Coordinates: 28°50′2″S, 153°33′43″E

Map

Cairns to Ballina flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cairns (CNS) → Ballina (BNK).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
960
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
960

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