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Distance between Wanganui (WAG) and Palmerston North (PMR)

Flight distance from Wanganui to Palmerston North (Whanganui Airport – Palmerston North Airport) is 40 miles / 64 kilometers / 35 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 34 minutes.

Driving distance from Wanganui (WAG) to Palmerston North (PMR) is 46 miles / 74 kilometers and travel time by car is about 1 hour 1 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Wanganui to Palmerston North.

Shortest flight path between Whanganui Airport (WAG) and Palmerston North Airport (PMR).

How far is Palmerston North from Wanganui?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 39.927 miles
  • 64.256 kilometers
  • 34.695 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
  • 39.887 miles
  • 64.192 kilometers
  • 34.661 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 Palmerston North Airport
City: Palmerston North
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: PMR
ICAO Code: NZPM
Coordinates: 40°19′14″S, 175°37′1″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Wanganui and Palmerston North.

Time Difference

Wanganui

 NZDT

Palmerston North

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 31 kg (68 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Wanganui (WAG) → Palmerston North (PMR).

Distance:
40
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
40

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