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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Papeete

 -10

Nuku Hiva

 -0930

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?