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Distance between Wanganui (WAG) and Gisborne (GIS)

Flight distance from Wanganui to Gisborne (Whanganui Airport – Gisborne Airport) is 182 miles / 293 kilometers / 158 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Wanganui (WAG) to Gisborne (GIS) is 286 miles / 460 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 48 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Wanganui to Gisborne.

Shortest flight path between Whanganui Airport (WAG) and Gisborne Airport (GIS).

How far is Gisborne from Wanganui?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Wanganui and Gisborne. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 181.842 miles
  • 292.647 kilometers
  • 158.017 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
  • 181.573 miles
  • 292.213 kilometers
  • 157.782 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 Whanganui Airport
City: Wanganui
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: WAG
ICAO Code: NZWU
Coordinates: 39°57′43″S, 175°1′29″E

B Gisborne Airport
City: Gisborne
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: GIS
ICAO Code: NZGS
Coordinates: 38°39′47″S, 177°58′40″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Wanganui and Gisborne.

Time Difference

Wanganui

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Gisborne

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 52 kg (114 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Wanganui (WAG) → Gisborne (GIS).

Distance:
182
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
182

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