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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 Flag of Australia
IATA Code: MJK
ICAO Code: YSHK
Coordinates: 25°53′38″S, 113°34′37″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 Denham and Cairns is 2 hours. Cairns is 2 hours ahead of Denham.

Time Difference

Denham

 AWST

Cairns

 AEST

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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