Distance between Cairns (CNS) and Cobar (CAZ)

Flight distance from Cairns to Cobar (Cairns Airport – Cobar Airport) is 1008 miles / 1623 kilometers / 876 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 24 minutes.

Driving distance from Cairns (CNS) to Cobar (CAZ) is 1249 miles / 2010 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 11 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Cairns to Cobar.

Shortest flight path between Cairns Airport (CNS) and Cobar Airport (CAZ).

How far is Cobar from Cairns?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1008.482 miles
• 1622.994 kilometers
• 876.347 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
• 1012.394 miles
• 1629.291 kilometers
• 879.747 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 Cobar Airport
City: Cobar
Country: Australia
IATA Code: CAZ
ICAO Code: YCBA
Coordinates: 31°32′17″S, 145°47′38″E

Time difference and current local times

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

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 151 kg (334 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cairns (CNS) → Cobar (CAZ).

Distance:
1008
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1008

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