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Distance between Palmerston North (PMR) and Tauranga (TRG)

Flight distance from Palmerston North to Tauranga (Palmerston North Airport – Tauranga Airport) is 185 miles / 298 kilometers / 161 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 51 minutes.

Driving distance from Palmerston North (PMR) to Tauranga (TRG) is 242 miles / 390 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 49 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Palmerston North to Tauranga.

Shortest flight path between Palmerston North Airport (PMR) and Tauranga Airport (TRG).

How far is Tauranga from Palmerston North?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Palmerston North and Tauranga. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 185.350 miles
  • 298.291 kilometers
  • 161.065 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
  • 185.628 miles
  • 298.740 kilometers
  • 161.307 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 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

B Tauranga Airport
City: Tauranga
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: TRG
ICAO Code: NZTG
Coordinates: 37°40′18″S, 176°11′45″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Palmerston North and Tauranga.

Time Difference

Palmerston North

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Tauranga

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 52 kg (115 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Palmerston North (PMR) → Tauranga (TRG).

Distance:
185
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
185

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