# Distance between Kaitaia (KAT) and Whakatane (WHK)

Flight distance from Kaitaia to Whakatane (Kaitaia Airport – Whakatane Airport) is 282 miles / 454 kilometers / 245 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 2 minutes.

Driving distance from Kaitaia (KAT) to Whakatane (WHK) is 372 miles / 598 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 23 minutes.

282
Miles
454
Kilometers
245
Nautical miles
1 h 2 min

## How far is Whakatane from Kaitaia?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 281.826 miles
• 453.555 kilometers
• 244.900 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
• 281.774 miles
• 453.471 kilometers
• 244.855 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 Whakatane?

Estimated flight time from Kaitaia Airport to Whakatane Airport is 1 hour 2 minutes.

## What is the time difference between Kaitaia and Whakatane?

There is no time difference between Kaitaia and Whakatane.

## Flight carbon footprint between Kaitaia Airport (KAT) and Whakatane Airport (WHK)

On average flying from Kaitaia to Whakatane generates about 66 kg of CO2 per passenger, 66 kilograms is equal to 147 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 Whakatane

Shortest flight path between Kaitaia Airport (KAT) and Whakatane Airport (WHK).

## Airport information

Origin Kaitaia Airport
City: Kaitaia
Country: New Zealand
IATA Code: KAT
ICAO Code: NZKT
Coordinates: 35°4′11″S, 173°17′6″E
Destination Whakatane Airport
City: Whakatane
Country: New Zealand
IATA Code: WHK
ICAO Code: NZWK
Coordinates: 37°55′14″S, 176°54′50″E