# Distance between Cairns (CNS) and Hobart (HBA)

Flight distance from Cairns to Hobart (Cairns Airport – Hobart International Airport) is 1791 miles / 2882 kilometers / 1556 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 53 minutes.

Driving distance from Cairns (CNS) to Hobart (HBA) is 2262 miles / 3640 kilometers and travel time by car is about 46 hours 26 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Cairns Airport (CNS) and Hobart International Airport (HBA).

## How far is Hobart from Cairns?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1790.584 miles
• 2881.665 kilometers
• 1555.975 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
• 1795.970 miles
• 2890.334 kilometers
• 1560.656 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 Hobart International Airport
City: Hobart
Country: Australia
IATA Code: HBA
ICAO Code: YMHB
Coordinates: 42°50′9″S, 147°30′35″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Cairns and Hobart is 1 hour. Hobart is 1 hour ahead of Cairns.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 199 kg (439 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cairns (CNS) → Hobart (HBA).

Distance:
1791
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1791

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