# Distance between Cairns (CNS) and Esperance (EPR)

Flight distance from Cairns to Esperance (Cairns Airport – Esperance Airport) is 1883 miles / 3031 kilometers / 1637 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Cairns (CNS) to Esperance (EPR) is 2757 miles / 4437 kilometers and travel time by car is about 52 hours 22 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Cairns Airport (CNS) and Esperance Airport (EPR).

## How far is Esperance from Cairns?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1883.426 miles
• 3031.081 kilometers
• 1636.653 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
• 1884.044 miles
• 3032.075 kilometers
• 1637.189 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 Esperance Airport
City: Esperance
Country: Australia
IATA Code: EPR
ICAO Code: YESP
Coordinates: 33°41′3″S, 121°49′22″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Cairns and Esperance is 2 hours. Esperance is 2 hours behind Cairns.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 207 kg (456 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cairns (CNS) → Esperance (EPR).

Distance:
1883
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1883

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