# Distance between Cairns (CNS) and Olympic Dam (OLP)

Flight distance from Cairns to Olympic Dam (Cairns Airport – Olympic Dam Airport) is 1091 miles / 1756 kilometers / 948 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Cairns (CNS) to Olympic Dam (OLP) is 1485 miles / 2390 kilometers and travel time by car is about 31 hours 52 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Cairns to Olympic Dam.

Shortest flight path between Cairns Airport (CNS) and Olympic Dam Airport (OLP).

## How far is Olympic Dam from Cairns?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1090.912 miles
• 1755.653 kilometers
• 947.977 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
• 1093.611 miles
• 1759.996 kilometers
• 950.322 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 Olympic Dam Airport
City: Olympic Dam
Country: Australia
IATA Code: OLP
ICAO Code: YOLD
Coordinates: 30°29′6″S, 136°52′37″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Cairns and Olympic Dam is 30 minutes. Olympic Dam is 30 minutes behind Cairns.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 156 kg (344 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cairns (CNS) → Olympic Dam (OLP).

Distance:
1091
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1091

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