# How far is Kaitaia from Wanganui?

The distance between Wanganui (Whanganui Airport) and Kaitaia (Kaitaia Airport) is 351 miles / 564 kilometers / 305 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Wanganui (WAG) to Kaitaia (KAT) is 472 miles / 760 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 10 hours 21 minutes.

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## Distance from Wanganui to Kaitaia

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 350.644 miles
• 564.307 kilometers
• 304.701 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
• 351.190 miles
• 565.185 kilometers
• 305.176 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 Kaitaia?

The estimated flight time from Whanganui Airport to Kaitaia Airport is 1 hour and 9 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Whanganui Airport (WAG) and Kaitaia Airport (KAT)

On average, flying from Wanganui to Kaitaia generates about 77 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 77 kilograms equals 169 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 Kaitaia

See the map of the shortest flight path between Whanganui Airport (WAG) and Kaitaia Airport (KAT).

## 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 Kaitaia Airport
City: Kaitaia
Country: New Zealand
IATA Code: KAT
ICAO Code: NZKT
Coordinates: 35°4′11″S, 173°17′6″E