# Distance between Quilpie (ULP) and Cairns (CNS)

Flight distance from Quilpie to Cairns (Quilpie Airport – Cairns Airport) is 676 miles / 1088 kilometers / 588 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Quilpie (ULP) to Cairns (CNS) is 995 miles / 1601 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 30 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Quilpie to Cairns.

Shortest flight path between Quilpie Airport (ULP) and Cairns Airport (CNS).

## How far is Cairns from Quilpie?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Quilpie and Cairns. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 676.116 miles
• 1088.103 kilometers
• 587.529 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
• 678.883 miles
• 1092.557 kilometers
• 589.934 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 Quilpie Airport
City: Quilpie
Country: Australia
IATA Code: ULP
ICAO Code: YQLP
Coordinates: 26°36′43″S, 144°15′10″E

B Cairns Airport
City: Cairns
Country: Australia
IATA Code: CNS
ICAO Code: YBCS
Coordinates: 16°53′8″S, 145°45′18″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Quilpie and Cairns.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 122 kg (269 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Quilpie (ULP) → Cairns (CNS).

Distance:
676
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
676

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