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Distance between Kalkurung (KFG) and Cairns (CNS)

Flight distance from Kalkurung to Cairns (Kalkgurung Airport – Cairns Airport) is 989 miles / 1591 kilometers / 859 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 22 minutes.

Driving distance from Kalkurung (KFG) to Cairns (CNS) is 1530 miles / 2463 kilometers and travel time by car is about 30 hours 13 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Kalkurung to Cairns.

Shortest flight path between Kalkgurung Airport (KFG) and Cairns Airport (CNS).

How far is Cairns from Kalkurung?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Kalkurung and Cairns. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 988.628 miles
  • 1591.043 kilometers
  • 859.095 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
  • 987.244 miles
  • 1588.816 kilometers
  • 857.892 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 Kalkgurung Airport
City: Kalkurung
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: KFG
ICAO Code: YKKG
Coordinates: 17°25′54″S, 130°48′28″E

B Cairns Airport
City: Cairns
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: CNS
ICAO Code: YBCS
Coordinates: 16°53′8″S, 145°45′18″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Kalkurung and Cairns is 30 minutes. Cairns is 30 minutes ahead of Kalkurung.

Time Difference

Kalkurung

 ACST

Cairns

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 150 kg (331 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Kalkurung (KFG) → Cairns (CNS).

Distance:
989
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
989

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