How far is Horn Island from Cairns?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Cairns and Horn Island. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 491.638 miles
- 791.215 kilometers
- 427.222 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
- 493.417 miles
- 794.077 kilometers
- 428.767 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 Horn Island Airport (HID) is 1 hour 25 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Cairns and Horn Island.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 98 kg (216 pounds).
Cairns to Horn Island flight path
Shortest flight path between Cairns Airport (CNS) and Horn Island Airport (HID).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Cairns (CNS) → Horn Island (HID).