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How far is Wanganui from Gisborne?

The distance between Gisborne (Gisborne Airport) and Wanganui (Whanganui Airport) is 182 miles / 293 kilometers / 158 nautical miles. The estimated flight time is 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Gisborne (GIS) to Wanganui (WAG) is 285 miles / 458 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 13 minutes.

Gisborne Airport – Whanganui Airport

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Distance from Gisborne to Wanganui

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Gisborne to Wanganui. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 181.842 miles
  • 292.647 kilometers
  • 158.017 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
  • 181.573 miles
  • 292.213 kilometers
  • 157.782 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).

How long does it take to fly from Gisborne to Wanganui?

The estimated flight time from Gisborne Airport to Whanganui Airport is 50 minutes.

What is the time difference between Gisborne and Wanganui?

There is no time difference between Gisborne and Wanganui.

Flight carbon footprint between Gisborne Airport (GIS) and Whanganui Airport (WAG)

On average, flying from Gisborne to Wanganui generates about 52 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 52 kilograms equals 114 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Gisborne to Wanganui

Shortest flight path between Gisborne Airport (GIS) and Whanganui Airport (WAG).

Airport information

Origin Gisborne Airport
City: Gisborne
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: GIS
ICAO Code: NZGS
Coordinates: 38°39′47″S, 177°58′40″E
Destination Whanganui Airport
City: Wanganui
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: WAG
ICAO Code: NZWU
Coordinates: 39°57′43″S, 175°1′29″E