# Distance between Cairns (CNS) and Edward River (EDR)

Flight distance from Cairns to Edward River (Cairns Airport – Edward River Airport) is 308 miles / 496 kilometers / 268 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 4 minutes.

Driving distance from Cairns (CNS) to Edward River (EDR) is 413 miles / 664 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 12 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Cairns to Edward River.

Shortest flight path between Cairns Airport (CNS) and Edward River Airport (EDR).

## How far is Edward River from Cairns?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 307.913 miles
• 495.538 kilometers
• 267.569 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
• 307.871 miles
• 495.470 kilometers
• 267.532 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 Edward River Airport
City: Edward River
Country: Australia
IATA Code: EDR
ICAO Code: YPMP
Coordinates: 14°53′48″S, 141°36′32″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Cairns and Edward River.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 70 kg (155 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cairns (CNS) → Edward River (EDR).

Distance:
308
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
308

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