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Distance between Cairns (CNS) and Lord Howe Island (LDH)

Distance from Cairns to Lord Howe Island (Cairns Airport – Lord Howe Island Airport) is 1310 miles / 2109 kilometers / 1139 nautical miles.

How far is Lord Howe Island from Cairns?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1310.498 miles
  • 2109.042 kilometers
  • 1138.792 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
  • 1312.613 miles
  • 2112.446 kilometers
  • 1140.629 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Cairns Airport (CNS) to Lord Howe Island Airport (LDH) is 2 hours 58 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Cairns and Lord Howe Island is 30 minutes. Lord Howe Island is 30 minutes ahead of Cairns.

Time Difference

Cairns
Lord Howe Island

Cairns

 AEST

Lord Howe Island

 +1030

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 165 kg (364 pounds).

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 Lord Howe Island Airport
City: Lord Howe Island
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: LDH
ICAO Code: YLHI
Coordinates: 31°32′17″S, 159°4′37″E

Cairns to Lord Howe Island flight path

Shortest flight path between Cairns Airport (CNS) and Lord Howe Island Airport (LDH).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cairns (CNS) → Lord Howe Island (LDH).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1310

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