# How far is Hokitika from Wanganui?

The distance between Wanganui (Whanganui Airport) and Hokitika (Hokitika Airport) is 283 miles / 456 kilometers / 246 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Wanganui (WAG) to Hokitika (HKK) is 424 miles / 682 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 14 hours 28 minutes.

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## Distance from Wanganui to Hokitika

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Wanganui to Hokitika. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 283.140 miles
• 455.670 kilometers
• 246.042 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
• 282.893 miles
• 455.273 kilometers
• 245.828 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 Wanganui to Hokitika?

The estimated flight time from Whanganui Airport to Hokitika Airport is 1 hour and 2 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Whanganui Airport (WAG) and Hokitika Airport (HKK)

On average, flying from Wanganui to Hokitika generates about 67 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 67 kilograms equals 147 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Wanganui to Hokitika

See the map of the shortest flight path between Whanganui Airport (WAG) and Hokitika Airport (HKK).

## Airport information

Origin Whanganui Airport
City: Wanganui
Country: New Zealand
IATA Code: WAG
ICAO Code: NZWU
Coordinates: 39°57′43″S, 175°1′29″E
Destination Hokitika Airport
City: Hokitika
Country: New Zealand
IATA Code: HKK
ICAO Code: NZHK
Coordinates: 42°42′48″S, 170°59′6″E