# Distance between Papeete (PPT) and Nuku Hiva (NHV)

Flight distance from Papeete to Nuku Hiva (Faa'a International Airport – Nuku Hiva Airport) is 872 miles / 1404 kilometers / 758 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 9 minutes.

Driving distance from Papeete (PPT) to Nuku Hiva (NHV) is 22 miles / 35 kilometers and travel time by car is about 34 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Papeete to Nuku Hiva.

Shortest flight path between Faa'a International Airport (PPT) and Nuku Hiva Airport (NHV).

## How far is Nuku Hiva from Papeete?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Papeete and Nuku Hiva. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 872.131 miles
• 1403.559 kilometers
• 757.861 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
• 873.652 miles
• 1406.007 kilometers
• 759.183 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 Faa'a International Airport
City: Papeete
Country: French Polynesia
IATA Code: PPT
ICAO Code: NTAA
Coordinates: 17°33′13″S, 149°36′25″W

B Nuku Hiva Airport
City: Nuku Hiva
Country: French Polynesia
IATA Code: NHV
ICAO Code: NTMD
Coordinates: 8°47′44″S, 140°13′44″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Papeete and Nuku Hiva is 30 minutes. Nuku Hiva is 30 minutes ahead of Papeete.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 141 kg (311 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Papeete (PPT) → Nuku Hiva (NHV).

Distance:
872
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
872

Round trip?