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Distance between Kaitaia (KAT) and Christchurch (CHC)

Flight distance from Kaitaia to Christchurch (Kaitaia Airport – Christchurch Airport) is 582 miles / 937 kilometers / 506 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 36 minutes.

Driving distance from Kaitaia (KAT) to Christchurch (CHC) is 859 miles / 1383 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 56 minutes.

Kaitaia – Christchurch

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582
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937
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506
Nautical miles

How far is Christchurch from Kaitaia?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 582.209 miles
  • 936.975 kilometers
  • 505.926 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
  • 583.110 miles
  • 938.424 kilometers
  • 506.709 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 Kaitaia to Christchurch?

Estimated flight time from Kaitaia Airport to Christchurch Airport is 1 hour 36 minutes.

What is the time difference between Kaitaia and Christchurch?

There is no time difference between Kaitaia and Christchurch.

Flight carbon footprint between Kaitaia Airport (KAT) and Christchurch Airport (CHC)

On average flying from Kaitaia to Christchurch generates about 110 kg of CO2 per passenger, 110 kilograms is equal to 243 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Kaitaia to Christchurch

Shortest flight path between Kaitaia Airport (KAT) and Christchurch Airport (CHC).

Airport information

Origin Kaitaia Airport
City: Kaitaia
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: KAT
ICAO Code: NZKT
Coordinates: 35°4′11″S, 173°17′6″E
Destination Christchurch Airport
City: Christchurch
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: CHC
ICAO Code: NZCH
Coordinates: 43°29′21″S, 172°31′55″E