# Distance between Cairns (CNS) and Coober Pedy (CPD)

Flight distance from Cairns to Coober Pedy (Cairns Airport – Coober Pedy Airport) is 1091 miles / 1756 kilometers / 948 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Cairns (CNS) to Coober Pedy (CPD) is 1856 miles / 2987 kilometers and travel time by car is about 32 hours 6 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Cairns Airport (CNS) and Coober Pedy Airport (CPD).

## How far is Coober Pedy from Cairns?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1091.245 miles
• 1756.189 kilometers
• 948.266 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
• 1093.112 miles
• 1759.194 kilometers
• 949.889 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 Coober Pedy Airport
City: Coober Pedy
Country: Australia
IATA Code: CPD
ICAO Code: YCBP
Coordinates: 29°2′24″S, 134°43′15″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Cairns and Coober Pedy is 30 minutes. Coober Pedy is 30 minutes ahead of Cairns.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 156 kg (345 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cairns (CNS) → Coober Pedy (CPD).

Distance:
1091
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1091

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