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Distance between Newquay (NQY) and Cardiff (CWL)

Flight distance from Newquay to Cardiff (Cornwall Airport Newquay – Cardiff Airport) is 98 miles / 158 kilometers / 85 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 41 minutes.

Driving distance from Newquay (NQY) to Cardiff (CWL) is 204 miles / 328 kilometers and travel time by car is about 3 hours 36 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Newquay to Cardiff.

Shortest flight path between Cornwall Airport Newquay (NQY) and Cardiff Airport (CWL).

How far is Cardiff from Newquay?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Newquay and Cardiff. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 97.868 miles
  • 157.504 kilometers
  • 85.045 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
  • 97.681 miles
  • 157.202 kilometers
  • 84.882 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 Cornwall Airport Newquay
City: Newquay
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: NQY
ICAO Code: EGHQ
Coordinates: 50°26′26″N, 4°59′43″W

B Cardiff Airport
City: Cardiff
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: CWL
ICAO Code: EGFF
Coordinates: 51°23′48″N, 3°20′35″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Newquay and Cardiff.

Time Difference

Newquay

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Cardiff

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 39 kg (87 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Newquay (NQY) → Cardiff (CWL).

Distance:
98
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
98

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