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).
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.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 176 kg (387 pounds).
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).