# How far is Whakatane from Invercargill?

The distance between Invercargill (Invercargill Airport) and Whakatane (Whakatane Airport) is 733 miles / 1179 kilometers / 637 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Invercargill (IVC) to Whakatane (WHK) is 954 miles / 1536 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 26 hours 42 minutes.

733
Miles
1179
Kilometers
637
Nautical miles
1 h 53 min
128 kg

## Distance from Invercargill to Whakatane

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 732.906 miles
• 1179.498 kilometers
• 636.878 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
• 732.714 miles
• 1179.190 kilometers
• 636.711 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 Whakatane?

The estimated flight time from Invercargill Airport to Whakatane Airport is 1 hour and 53 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Invercargill Airport (IVC) and Whakatane Airport (WHK)

On average, flying from Invercargill to Whakatane generates about 128 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 128 kilograms equals 282 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 Whakatane

See the map of the shortest flight path between Invercargill Airport (IVC) and Whakatane Airport (WHK).

## 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 Whakatane Airport
City: Whakatane
Country: New Zealand
IATA Code: WHK
ICAO Code: NZWK
Coordinates: 37°55′14″S, 176°54′50″E