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Distance between Cairns (CNS) and Gladstone (GLT)

Flight distance from Cairns to Gladstone (Cairns Airport – Gladstone Airport) is 597 miles / 961 kilometers / 519 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Cairns (CNS) to Gladstone (GLT) is 737 miles / 1186 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 9 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Cairns to Gladstone.

Shortest flight path between Cairns Airport (CNS) and Gladstone Airport (GLT).

How far is Gladstone from Cairns?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 596.992 miles
  • 960.766 kilometers
  • 518.772 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
  • 598.367 miles
  • 962.979 kilometers
  • 519.967 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 Flag of Australia
IATA Code: CNS
ICAO Code: YBCS
Coordinates: 16°53′8″S, 145°45′18″E

B Gladstone Airport
City: Gladstone
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: GLT
ICAO Code: YGLA
Coordinates: 23°52′10″S, 151°13′22″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Cairns and Gladstone.

Time Difference

Cairns

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Gladstone

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 112 kg (248 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cairns (CNS) → Gladstone (GLT).

Distance:
597
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
597

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