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Distance between Cairns (CNS) and Canberra (CBR)

Distance from Cairns to Canberra (Cairns Airport – Canberra Airport) is 1286 miles / 2069 kilometers / 1117 nautical miles.

How far is Canberra from Cairns?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1285.836 miles
  • 2069.353 kilometers
  • 1117.361 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
  • 1290.287 miles
  • 2076.516 kilometers
  • 1121.229 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 Canberra Airport (CBR) is 2 hours 56 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Cairns and Canberra.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 165 kg (363 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 Canberra Airport
City: Canberra
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: CBR
ICAO Code: YSCB
Coordinates: 35°18′24″S, 149°11′42″E

Cairns to Canberra flight path

Shortest flight path between Cairns Airport (CNS) and Canberra Airport (CBR).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cairns (CNS) → Canberra (CBR).

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Air miles:
1286
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1286

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