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How far is Gisborne from Invercargill?

The distance between Invercargill (Invercargill Airport) and Gisborne (Gisborne Airport) is 727 miles / 1169 kilometers / 631 nautical miles. The estimated flight time is 1 hour and 52 minutes.

Driving distance from Invercargill (IVC) to Gisborne (GIS) is 952 miles / 1532 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 22 minutes.

Invercargill Airport – Gisborne Airport

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727
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1169
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631
Nautical miles

Distance from Invercargill to Gisborne

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 726.577 miles
  • 1169.312 kilometers
  • 631.378 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
  • 726.092 miles
  • 1168.532 kilometers
  • 630.957 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 Invercargill to Gisborne?

The estimated flight time from Invercargill Airport to Gisborne Airport is 1 hour and 52 minutes.

What is the time difference between Invercargill and Gisborne?

There is no time difference between Invercargill and Gisborne.

Flight carbon footprint between Invercargill Airport (IVC) and Gisborne Airport (GIS)

On average, flying from Invercargill to Gisborne generates about 127 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 127 kilograms equals 281 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Invercargill to Gisborne

Shortest flight path between Invercargill Airport (IVC) and Gisborne Airport (GIS).

Airport information

Origin Invercargill Airport
City: Invercargill
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: IVC
ICAO Code: NZNV
Coordinates: 46°24′44″S, 168°18′46″E
Destination 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