How far is Darwin from Cairns?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Cairns and Darwin. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1041.777 miles
- 1676.578 kilometers
- 905.280 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
- 1040.962 miles
- 1675.265 kilometers
- 904.571 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 Darwin International Airport (DRW) is 2 hours 28 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Cairns and Darwin is 30 minutes. Darwin is 30 minutes behind Cairns.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 153 kg (338 pounds).
Cairns to Darwin flight path
Shortest flight path between Cairns Airport (CNS) and Darwin International Airport (DRW).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Cairns (CNS) → Darwin (DRW).