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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 Flag of Australia
IATA Code: ULP
ICAO Code: YQLP
Coordinates: 26°36′43″S, 144°15′10″E

B Cairns Airport
City: Cairns
Country: Australia Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Quilpie

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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

Round trip?