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Distance between Avarua (RAR) and Mangaia Island (MGS)

Flight distance from Avarua to Mangaia Island (Rarotonga International Airport – Mangaia Airport) is 131 miles / 211 kilometers / 114 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 44 minutes.

Driving distance from Avarua (RAR) to Mangaia Island (MGS) is 8 miles / 13 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Avarua to Mangaia Island.

Shortest flight path between Rarotonga International Airport (RAR) and Mangaia Airport (MGS).

How far is Mangaia Island from Avarua?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Avarua and Mangaia Island. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 131.225 miles
  • 211.186 kilometers
  • 114.031 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
  • 131.120 miles
  • 211.017 kilometers
  • 113.940 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 Rarotonga International Airport
City: Avarua
Country: Cook Islands Flag of Cook Islands
IATA Code: RAR
ICAO Code: NCRG
Coordinates: 21°12′9″S, 159°48′21″W

B Mangaia Airport
City: Mangaia Island
Country: Cook Islands Flag of Cook Islands
IATA Code: MGS
ICAO Code: NCMG
Coordinates: 21°53′45″S, 157°54′23″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Avarua and Mangaia Island.

Time Difference

Avarua

 -10

Mangaia Island

 -10

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 44 kg (98 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Avarua (RAR) → Mangaia Island (MGS).

Distance:
131
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
131

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