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Distance between Invercargill (IVC) and Nelson (NSN)

Flight distance from Invercargill to Nelson (Invercargill Airport – Nelson Airport) is 430 miles / 691 kilometers / 373 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 18 minutes.

Driving distance from Invercargill (IVC) to Nelson (NSN) is 611 miles / 984 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 36 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Invercargill to Nelson.

Shortest flight path between Invercargill Airport (IVC) and Nelson Airport (NSN).

How far is Nelson from Invercargill?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Invercargill and Nelson. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 429.671 miles
  • 691.489 kilometers
  • 373.374 nautical miles

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

Haversine formula
  • 429.516 miles
  • 691.239 kilometers
  • 373.239 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).

Airport information


A 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

B Nelson Airport
City: Nelson
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: NSN
ICAO Code: NZNS
Coordinates: 41°17′53″S, 173°13′15″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Invercargill and Nelson.

Time Difference

Invercargill

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Nelson

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 88 kg (195 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Invercargill (IVC) → Nelson (NSN).

Distance:
430
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
430

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