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Distance between Rockhampton (ROK) and Cooktown (CTN)

Flight distance from Rockhampton to Cooktown (Rockhampton Airport – Cooktown Airport) is 646 miles / 1039 kilometers / 561 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 43 minutes.

Driving distance from Rockhampton (ROK) to Cooktown (CTN) is 859 miles / 1382 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 43 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Rockhampton to Cooktown.

Shortest flight path between Rockhampton Airport (ROK) and Cooktown Airport (CTN).

How far is Cooktown from Rockhampton?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Rockhampton and Cooktown. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 645.782 miles
  • 1039.285 kilometers
  • 561.169 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
  • 647.581 miles
  • 1042.180 kilometers
  • 562.732 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 Rockhampton Airport
City: Rockhampton
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: ROK
ICAO Code: YBRK
Coordinates: 23°22′54″S, 150°28′30″E

B Cooktown Airport
City: Cooktown
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: CTN
ICAO Code: YCKN
Coordinates: 15°26′40″S, 145°11′2″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Rockhampton and Cooktown.

Time Difference

Rockhampton

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Cooktown

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 118 kg (261 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rockhampton (ROK) → Cooktown (CTN).

Distance:
646
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
646

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