# Distance between Denham (MJK) and Cairns (CNS)

Flight distance from Denham to Cairns (Shark Bay Airport – Cairns Airport) is 2157 miles / 3472 kilometers / 1875 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 35 minutes.

Driving distance from Denham (MJK) to Cairns (CNS) is 3536 miles / 5691 kilometers and travel time by car is about 61 hours 13 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Denham to Cairns.

Shortest flight path between Shark Bay Airport (MJK) and Cairns Airport (CNS).

## How far is Cairns from Denham?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2157.454 miles
• 3472.086 kilometers
• 1874.777 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
• 2155.116 miles
• 3468.324 kilometers
• 1872.745 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 Shark Bay Airport
City: Denham
Country: Australia
IATA Code: MJK
ICAO Code: YSHK
Coordinates: 25°53′38″S, 113°34′37″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

The time difference between Denham and Cairns is 2 hours. Cairns is 2 hours ahead of Denham.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 235 kg (519 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Denham (MJK) → Cairns (CNS).

Distance:
2157
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2157

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