# How far is Wellington from Kaitaia?

The distance between Kaitaia (Kaitaia Airport) and Wellington (Wellington International Airport) is 439 miles / 707 kilometers / 382 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Kaitaia (KAT) to Wellington (WLG) is 594 miles / 956 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 13 hours 2 minutes.

439
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707
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382
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1 h 19 min

## Distance from Kaitaia to Wellington

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Kaitaia to Wellington. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 439.411 miles
• 707.163 kilometers
• 381.838 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
• 440.117 miles
• 708.299 kilometers
• 382.451 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 Wellington?

The estimated flight time from Kaitaia Airport to Wellington International Airport is 1 hour and 19 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Kaitaia Airport (KAT) and Wellington International Airport (WLG)

On average, flying from Kaitaia to Wellington generates about 90 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 90 kilograms equals 198 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 Wellington

See the map of the shortest flight path between Kaitaia Airport (KAT) and Wellington International Airport (WLG).

## 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 Wellington International Airport
City: Wellington
Country: New Zealand
IATA Code: WLG
ICAO Code: NZWN
Coordinates: 41°19′37″S, 174°48′17″E