# How far is Taupo from Rotorua?

The distance between Rotorua (Rotorua Airport) and Taupo (Taupo Airport) is 45 miles / 73 kilometers / 39 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Rotorua (ROT) to Taupo (TUO) is 58 miles / 93 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 1 hour 18 minutes.

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## Distance from Rotorua to Taupo

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Rotorua to Taupo. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 45.289 miles
• 72.886 kilometers
• 39.355 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
• 45.352 miles
• 72.988 kilometers
• 39.410 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 Rotorua to Taupo?

The estimated flight time from Rotorua Airport to Taupo Airport is 35 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Rotorua Airport (ROT) and Taupo Airport (TUO)

On average, flying from Rotorua to Taupo generates about 32 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 32 kilograms equals 70 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Rotorua to Taupo

See the map of the shortest flight path between Rotorua Airport (ROT) and Taupo Airport (TUO).

## Airport information

Origin Rotorua Airport
City: Rotorua
Country: New Zealand
IATA Code: ROT
ICAO Code: NZRO
Coordinates: 38°6′33″S, 176°19′1″E
Destination Taupo Airport
City: Taupo
Country: New Zealand
IATA Code: TUO
ICAO Code: NZAP
Coordinates: 38°44′22″S, 176°5′2″E