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Distance between Wanganui (WAG) and Rotorua (ROT)

Flight distance from Wanganui to Rotorua (Whanganui Airport – Rotorua Regional Airport) is 145 miles / 234 kilometers / 126 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Wanganui (WAG) to Rotorua (ROT) is 193 miles / 311 kilometers and travel time by car is about 3 hours 57 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Whanganui Airport (WAG) and Rotorua Regional Airport (ROT).

How far is Rotorua from Wanganui?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 145.497 miles
  • 234.155 kilometers
  • 126.433 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
  • 145.597 miles
  • 234.315 kilometers
  • 126.520 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 Rotorua Regional Airport
City: Rotorua
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: ROT
ICAO Code: NZRO
Coordinates: 38°6′33″S, 176°19′1″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Wanganui and Rotorua.

Time Difference

Wanganui

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Rotorua

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 46 kg (102 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Wanganui (WAG) → Rotorua (ROT).

Distance:
145
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
145

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