# Distance between Cairns (CNS) and Meekatharra (MKR)

Distance from Cairns to Meekatharra (Cairns Airport – Meekatharra Airport) is 1867 miles / 3005 kilometers / 1623 nautical miles.

## How far is Meekatharra from Cairns?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1867.370 miles
• 3005.241 kilometers
• 1622.701 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
• 1865.812 miles
• 3002.733 kilometers
• 1621.346 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 Meekatharra Airport (MKR) is 4 hours 2 minutes.

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Cairns and Meekatharra is 2 hours. Meekatharra is 2 hours behind Cairns.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 206 kg (454 pounds).

## 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 Meekatharra Airport
City: Meekatharra
Country: Australia
IATA Code: MKR
ICAO Code: YMEK
Coordinates: 26°36′42″S, 118°32′52″E

## Cairns to Meekatharra flight path

Shortest flight path between Cairns Airport (CNS) and Meekatharra Airport (MKR).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cairns (CNS) → Meekatharra (MKR).

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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1867

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