Distance between Cairns (CNS) and Kingscote (KGC)

Flight distance from Cairns to Kingscote (Cairns Airport – Kingscote Airport) is 1392 miles / 2240 kilometers / 1209 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 8 minutes.

Driving distance from Cairns (CNS) to Kingscote (KGC) is 1897 miles / 3053 kilometers and travel time by car is about 37 hours 54 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Cairns Airport (CNS) and Kingscote Airport (KGC).

How far is Kingscote from Cairns?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1391.821 miles
• 2239.919 kilometers
• 1209.460 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
• 1395.814 miles
• 2246.345 kilometers
• 1212.929 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 Kingscote Airport
City: Kingscote
Country: Australia
IATA Code: KGC
ICAO Code: YKSC
Coordinates: 35°42′50″S, 137°31′15″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Cairns and Kingscote is 30 minutes. Kingscote is 30 minutes behind Cairns.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 173 kg (381 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cairns (CNS) → Kingscote (KGC).

Distance:
1392
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1392

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