# 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 ahead of 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:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1392

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