# 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
IATA Code: KUG
ICAO Code: YKUB
Coordinates: 10°13′30″S, 142°13′4″E

B Cairns Airport
City: Cairns
Country: 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.

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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

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