# How far is Rotorua from Invercargill?

The distance between Invercargill (Invercargill Airport) and Rotorua (Rotorua Airport) is 704 miles / 1133 kilometers / 612 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Invercargill (IVC) to Rotorua (ROT) is 907 miles / 1460 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 25 hours 31 minutes.

704
Miles
1133
Kilometers
612
Nautical miles
1 h 49 min
125 kg

## Distance from Invercargill to Rotorua

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 704.051 miles
• 1133.061 kilometers
• 611.804 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
• 703.918 miles
• 1132.846 kilometers
• 611.688 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 Rotorua?

The estimated flight time from Invercargill Airport to Rotorua Airport is 1 hour and 49 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Invercargill Airport (IVC) and Rotorua Airport (ROT)

On average, flying from Invercargill to Rotorua generates about 125 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 125 kilograms equals 276 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 Rotorua

See the map of the shortest flight path between Invercargill Airport (IVC) and Rotorua Airport (ROT).

## Airport information

Origin Invercargill Airport
City: Invercargill
Country: New Zealand
IATA Code: IVC
ICAO Code: NZNV
Coordinates: 46°24′44″S, 168°18′46″E
Destination Rotorua Airport
City: Rotorua
Country: New Zealand
IATA Code: ROT
ICAO Code: NZRO
Coordinates: 38°6′33″S, 176°19′1″E