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Distance between Cairns (CNS) and Wollongong (WOL)

Distance from Cairns to Wollongong (Cairns Airport – Shellharbour Airport) is 1256 miles / 2021 kilometers / 1092 nautical miles.

How far is Wollongong from Cairns?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1256.092 miles
  • 2021.484 kilometers
  • 1091.514 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
  • 1260.275 miles
  • 2028.215 kilometers
  • 1095.149 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 Shellharbour Airport (WOL) is 2 hours 52 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Cairns and Wollongong.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 164 kg (361 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 Shellharbour Airport
City: Wollongong
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: WOL
ICAO Code: YWOL
Coordinates: 34°33′39″S, 150°47′20″E

Cairns to Wollongong flight path

Shortest flight path between Cairns Airport (CNS) and Shellharbour Airport (WOL).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cairns (CNS) → Wollongong (WOL).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
1256
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1256

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