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

B Hobart International Airport
City: Hobart
Country: Australia Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Cairns

 AEST

Hobart

 AEDT

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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