# 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
IATA Code: CNS
ICAO Code: YBCS
Coordinates: 16°53′8″S, 145°45′18″E

Country: 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.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

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

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

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

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
597

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