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Distance between Kubin Island (KUG) and Cairns (CNS)

Flight distance from Kubin Island to Cairns (Kubin Airport – Cairns Airport) is 516 miles / 830 kilometers / 448 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 28 minutes.

Driving distance from Kubin Island (KUG) to Cairns (CNS) is 639 miles / 1029 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 39 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Kubin Island to Cairns.

Shortest flight path between Kubin Airport (KUG) and Cairns Airport (CNS).

How far is Cairns from Kubin Island?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 515.937 miles
  • 830.320 kilometers
  • 448.337 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
  • 517.848 miles
  • 833.396 kilometers
  • 449.998 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 Kubin Airport
City: Kubin Island
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: KUG
ICAO Code: YKUB
Coordinates: 10°13′30″S, 142°13′4″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

There is no time difference between Kubin Island and Cairns.

Time Difference

Kubin Island

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Cairns

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 101 kg (223 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Kubin Island (KUG) → Cairns (CNS).

Distance:
516
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
516

Round trip?