# How far is Rotorua from Hamilton?

The distance between Hamilton (Hamilton Airport) and Rotorua (Rotorua Airport) is 56 miles / 91 kilometers / 49 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Hamilton (HLZ) to Rotorua (ROT) is 73 miles / 118 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 1 hour 50 minutes.

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## Distance from Hamilton to Rotorua

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Hamilton to Rotorua. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 56.308 miles
• 90.618 kilometers
• 48.930 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
• 56.194 miles
• 90.436 kilometers
• 48.831 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 Hamilton to Rotorua?

The estimated flight time from Hamilton Airport to Rotorua Airport is 36 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Hamilton Airport (HLZ) and Rotorua Airport (ROT)

On average, flying from Hamilton to Rotorua generates about 33 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 33 kilograms equals 73 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Hamilton to Rotorua

See the map of the shortest flight path between Hamilton Airport (HLZ) and Rotorua Airport (ROT).

## Airport information

Origin Hamilton Airport
City: Hamilton
Country: New Zealand
IATA Code: HLZ
ICAO Code: NZHN
Coordinates: 37°52′0″S, 175°19′55″E
Destination Rotorua Airport
City: Rotorua
Country: New Zealand
IATA Code: ROT
ICAO Code: NZRO
Coordinates: 38°6′33″S, 176°19′1″E