# How far is Arutua from Rangiroa?

The distance between Rangiroa (Rangiroa Airport) and Arutua (Arutua Airport) is 72 miles / 116 kilometers / 63 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Rangiroa (RGI) to Arutua (AXR) is 1 miles / 2 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 2 minutes.

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## Distance from Rangiroa to Arutua

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Rangiroa to Arutua. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 72.381 miles
• 116.486 kilometers
• 62.897 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 72.319 miles
• 116.386 kilometers
• 62.843 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Rangiroa to Arutua?

The estimated flight time from Rangiroa Airport to Arutua Airport is 38 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Rangiroa Airport (RGI) and Arutua Airport (AXR)

On average, flying from Rangiroa to Arutua generates about 36 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 36 kilograms equals 79 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Rangiroa to Arutua

See the map of the shortest flight path between Rangiroa Airport (RGI) and Arutua Airport (AXR).

## Airport information

Origin Rangiroa Airport
City: Rangiroa
Country: French Polynesia
IATA Code: RGI
ICAO Code: NTTG
Coordinates: 14°57′18″S, 147°39′27″W
Destination Arutua Airport
City: Arutua
Country: French Polynesia
IATA Code: AXR
ICAO Code: NTGU
Coordinates: 15°14′53″S, 146°37′1″W