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Distance between Avarua (RAR) and Sydney (SYD)

Flight distance from Avarua to Sydney (Rarotonga International Airport – Sydney Airport) is 3102 miles / 4992 kilometers / 2695 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 22 minutes.

Map of flight path from Avarua to Sydney.

Shortest flight path between Rarotonga International Airport (RAR) and Sydney Airport (SYD).

How far is Sydney from Avarua?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3101.913 miles
  • 4992.045 kilometers
  • 2695.489 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
  • 3097.535 miles
  • 4984.999 kilometers
  • 2691.684 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 Sydney Airport
City: Sydney
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: SYD
ICAO Code: YSSY
Coordinates: 33°56′45″S, 151°10′37″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Avarua and Sydney is 21 hours. Sydney is 21 hours ahead of Avarua.

Time Difference

Avarua

 -10

Sydney

 AEDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 346 kg (764 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Avarua (RAR) → Sydney (SYD).

Distance:
3102
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3102

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