Map of flight path and driving directions from Cairns to Port Lincoln.
Shortest flight path between Cairns Airport (CNS) and Port Lincoln Airport (PLO).
How far is Port Lincoln from Cairns?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Cairns and Port Lincoln. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1364.439 miles
- 2195.852 kilometers
- 1185.665 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
- 1367.952 miles
- 2201.506 kilometers
- 1188.718 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Cairns and Port Lincoln is 30 minutes. Port Lincoln is 30 minutes ahead of Cairns.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 171 kg (377 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Cairns (CNS) → Port Lincoln (PLO).