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Distance between Cairns (CNS) and Flinders Island (FLS)

Distance from Cairns to Flinders Island (Cairns Airport – Flinders Island Airport) is 1604 miles / 2581 kilometers / 1394 nautical miles.

How far is Flinders Island from Cairns?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1603.833 miles
  • 2581.119 kilometers
  • 1393.693 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
  • 1608.976 miles
  • 2589.395 kilometers
  • 1398.162 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 Flinders Island Airport (FLS) is 3 hours 32 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Cairns and Flinders Island.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 176 kg (387 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 Flinders Island Airport
City: Flinders Island
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: FLS
ICAO Code: YFLI
Coordinates: 40°5′30″S, 147°59′34″E

Cairns to Flinders Island flight path

Shortest flight path between Cairns Airport (CNS) and Flinders Island Airport (FLS).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cairns (CNS) → Flinders Island (FLS).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1604

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