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How far is Gisborne from Palmerston North?

The distance between Palmerston North (Palmerston North Airport) and Gisborne (Gisborne Airport) is 170 miles / 274 kilometers / 148 nautical miles. The estimated flight time is 49 minutes.

Driving distance from Palmerston North (PMR) to Gisborne (GIS) is 242 miles / 390 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 15 minutes.

Palmerston North Airport – Gisborne Airport

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Distance from Palmerston North to Gisborne

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Palmerston North to Gisborne. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 170.278 miles
  • 274.035 kilometers
  • 147.967 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
  • 170.164 miles
  • 273.853 kilometers
  • 147.869 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).

How long does it take to fly from Palmerston North to Gisborne?

The estimated flight time from Palmerston North Airport to Gisborne Airport is 49 minutes.

What is the time difference between Palmerston North and Gisborne?

There is no time difference between Palmerston North and Gisborne.

Flight carbon footprint between Palmerston North Airport (PMR) and Gisborne Airport (GIS)

On average, flying from Palmerston North to Gisborne generates about 50 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 50 kilograms equals 110 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Palmerston North to Gisborne

Shortest flight path between Palmerston North Airport (PMR) and Gisborne Airport (GIS).

Airport information

Origin Palmerston North Airport
City: Palmerston North
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: PMR
ICAO Code: NZPM
Coordinates: 40°19′14″S, 175°37′1″E
Destination Gisborne Airport
City: Gisborne
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: GIS
ICAO Code: NZGS
Coordinates: 38°39′47″S, 177°58′40″E