# How far is Queenstown from Hamilton?

The distance between Hamilton (Hamilton Airport) and Queenstown (Queenstown Airport) is 600 miles / 966 kilometers / 522 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Hamilton (HLZ) to Queenstown (ZQN) is 880 miles / 1416 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 24 hours 17 minutes.

600
Miles
966
Kilometers
522
Nautical miles
1 h 38 min
113 kg

## Distance from Hamilton to Queenstown

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 600.344 miles
• 966.159 kilometers
• 521.684 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
• 600.327 miles
• 966.133 kilometers
• 521.670 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 Queenstown?

The estimated flight time from Hamilton Airport to Queenstown Airport is 1 hour and 38 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Hamilton Airport (HLZ) and Queenstown Airport (ZQN)

On average, flying from Hamilton to Queenstown generates about 113 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 113 kilograms equals 249 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 Queenstown

See the map of the shortest flight path between Hamilton Airport (HLZ) and Queenstown Airport (ZQN).

## 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 Queenstown Airport
City: Queenstown
Country: New Zealand
IATA Code: ZQN
ICAO Code: NZQN
Coordinates: 45°1′15″S, 168°44′20″E