# Distance between Cairns (CNS) and Cooma (OOM)

Flight distance from Cairns to Cooma (Cairns Airport – Cooma–Snowy Mountains Airport) is 1351 miles / 2175 kilometers / 1174 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Cairns (CNS) to Cooma (OOM) is 1642 miles / 2643 kilometers and travel time by car is about 31 hours 40 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Cairns Airport (CNS) and Cooma–Snowy Mountains Airport (OOM).

## How far is Cooma from Cairns?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1351.230 miles
• 2174.594 kilometers
• 1174.187 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
• 1355.851 miles
• 2182.031 kilometers
• 1178.203 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 Cooma–Snowy Mountains Airport
City: Cooma
Country: Australia
IATA Code: OOM
ICAO Code: YCOM
Coordinates: 36°18′2″S, 148°58′26″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Cairns and Cooma is 1 hour. Cooma is 1 hour ahead of Cairns.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 170 kg (375 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cairns (CNS) → Cooma (OOM).

Distance:
1351
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1351

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