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Distance between Nelson (NSN) and Wellington (WLG)

Flight distance from Nelson to Wellington (Nelson Airport – Wellington International Airport) is 82 miles / 133 kilometers / 72 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 39 minutes.

Driving distance from Nelson (NSN) to Wellington (WLG) is 139 miles / 224 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 46 minutes.

Nelson – Wellington

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82
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133
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72
Nautical miles

How far is Wellington from Nelson?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 82.441 miles
  • 132.675 kilometers
  • 71.639 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
  • 82.228 miles
  • 132.334 kilometers
  • 71.454 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Nelson to Wellington is 39 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Nelson and Wellington.

Nelson time to Wellington time converter

Time in Nelson: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Wellington: 00:00

Current local times

Nelson

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Wellington

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Nelson to Wellington generates about 37 kg of CO2 per passenger, 37 kilograms is equal to 82 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Nelson to Wellington

Shortest flight path between Nelson Airport (NSN) and Wellington International Airport (WLG).

Airport information

Origin Nelson Airport
City: Nelson
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: NSN
ICAO Code: NZNS
Coordinates: 41°17′53″S, 173°13′15″E
Destination Wellington International Airport
City: Wellington
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: WLG
ICAO Code: NZWN
Coordinates: 41°19′37″S, 174°48′17″E

Airlines flying from Nelson (NSN) to Wellington (WLG)

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