# How far is Wellington from Hamilton?

The distance between Hamilton (Hamilton Airport) and Wellington (Wellington International Airport) is 240 miles / 387 kilometers / 209 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Hamilton (HLZ) to Wellington (WLG) is 321 miles / 517 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 7 hours 12 minutes.

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## Distance from Hamilton to Wellington

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 240.386 miles
• 386.864 kilometers
• 208.890 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
• 240.737 miles
• 387.429 kilometers
• 209.195 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 Wellington?

The estimated flight time from Hamilton Airport to Wellington International Airport is 57 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Hamilton Airport (HLZ) and Wellington International Airport (WLG)

On average, flying from Hamilton to Wellington generates about 60 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 60 kilograms equals 133 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 Wellington

See the map of the shortest flight path between Hamilton Airport (HLZ) and Wellington International Airport (WLG).

## 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 Wellington International Airport
City: Wellington
Country: New Zealand
IATA Code: WLG
ICAO Code: NZWN
Coordinates: 41°19′37″S, 174°48′17″E