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Distance between Learmonth (LEA) and Cairns (CNS)

Flight distance from Learmonth to Cairns (RAAF Base Learmonth – Cairns Airport) is 2093 miles / 3369 kilometers / 1819 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 27 minutes.

Driving distance from Learmonth (LEA) to Cairns (CNS) is 3256 miles / 5240 kilometers and travel time by car is about 56 hours 22 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between RAAF Base Learmonth (LEA) and Cairns Airport (CNS).

How far is Cairns from Learmonth?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2093.256 miles
  • 3368.769 kilometers
  • 1818.990 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
  • 2090.517 miles
  • 3364.361 kilometers
  • 1816.610 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 RAAF Base Learmonth
City: Learmonth
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: LEA
ICAO Code: YPLM
Coordinates: 22°14′8″S, 114°5′20″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 Learmonth and Cairns is 2 hours. Cairns is 2 hours ahead of Learmonth.

Time Difference

Learmonth

 AWST

Cairns

 AEST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 228 kg (503 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Learmonth (LEA) → Cairns (CNS).

Distance:
2093
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2093

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