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Distance between Sydney (SYD) and Christchurch (CHC)

Distance from Sydney to Christchurch (Christchurch International Airport – Sydney Airport) is 1323 miles / 2129 kilometers / 1150 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1322.879 miles
  • 2128.968 kilometers
  • 1149.551 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
  • 1321.015 miles
  • 2125.967 kilometers
  • 1147.931 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Sydney Airport (SYD) to Christchurch International Airport (CHC) is 3 hours 0 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Sydney and Christchurch is 2 hours. Christchurch is 2 hours ahead of Sydney.

Time Difference

Sydney
Christchurch

Sydney

 AEST

Christchurch

 NZST

Airport information


A Sydney Airport
City: Sydney
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: SYD
ICAO Code: YSSY
Coordinates: 33°56′45″S, 151°10′37″E

B Christchurch International Airport
City: Christchurch
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: CHC
ICAO Code: NZCH
Coordinates: 43°29′21″S, 172°31′55″E

Map

Sydney to Christchurch flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sydney (SYD) → Christchurch (CHC).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
1323
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1323

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