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Distance between Invercargill (IVC) and Wellington (WLG)

Flight distance from Invercargill to Wellington (Invercargill Airport – Wellington International Airport) is 478 miles / 769 kilometers / 415 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 24 minutes.

Driving distance from Invercargill (IVC) to Wellington (WLG) is 629 miles / 1012 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 26 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Invercargill Airport (IVC) and Wellington International Airport (WLG).

How far is Wellington from Invercargill?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 477.583 miles
  • 768.595 kilometers
  • 415.008 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
  • 477.184 miles
  • 767.953 kilometers
  • 414.662 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 Wellington International Airport
City: Wellington
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: WLG
ICAO Code: NZWN
Coordinates: 41°19′37″S, 174°48′17″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Invercargill and Wellington.

Time Difference

Invercargill

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 95 kg (210 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Invercargill (IVC) → Wellington (WLG).

Distance:
478
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
478

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