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Distance between Wanganui (WAG) and Nelson (NSN)

Flight distance from Wanganui to Nelson (Whanganui Airport – Nelson Airport) is 132 miles / 213 kilometers / 115 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 45 minutes.

Driving distance from Wanganui (WAG) to Nelson (NSN) is 265 miles / 426 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 1 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Whanganui Airport (WAG) and Nelson Airport (NSN).

How far is Nelson from Wanganui?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 132.257 miles
  • 212.847 kilometers
  • 114.928 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
  • 132.171 miles
  • 212.708 kilometers
  • 114.853 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 Nelson Airport
City: Nelson
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: NSN
ICAO Code: NZNS
Coordinates: 41°17′53″S, 173°13′15″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Wanganui and Nelson.

Time Difference

Wanganui

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Nelson

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 44 kg (98 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Wanganui (WAG) → Nelson (NSN).

Distance:
132
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
132

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