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Distance between Mount Hotham (MHU) and Cairns (CNS)

Flight distance from Mount Hotham to Cairns (Mount Hotham Airport – Cairns Airport) is 1392 miles / 2240 kilometers / 1209 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 8 minutes.

Driving distance from Mount Hotham (MHU) to Cairns (CNS) is 1769 miles / 2847 kilometers and travel time by car is about 34 hours 14 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Mount Hotham to Cairns.

Shortest flight path between Mount Hotham Airport (MHU) and Cairns Airport (CNS).

How far is Cairns from Mount Hotham?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1391.565 miles
  • 2239.506 kilometers
  • 1209.237 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
  • 1396.368 miles
  • 2247.236 kilometers
  • 1213.411 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 Mount Hotham Airport
City: Mount Hotham
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: MHU
ICAO Code: YHOT
Coordinates: 37°2′51″S, 147°20′2″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 Mount Hotham and Cairns is 1 hour. Cairns is 1 hour behind Mount Hotham.

Time Difference

Mount Hotham

 AEDT

Cairns

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 173 kg (381 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Mount Hotham (MHU) → Cairns (CNS).

Distance:
1392
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1392

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