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Distance between Wanganui (WAG) and Tauranga (TRG)

Flight distance from Wanganui to Tauranga (Whanganui Airport – Tauranga Airport) is 170 miles / 274 kilometers / 148 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 49 minutes.

Driving distance from Wanganui (WAG) to Tauranga (TRG) is 234 miles / 377 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 41 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Whanganui Airport (WAG) and Tauranga Airport (TRG).

How far is Tauranga from Wanganui?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 170.149 miles
  • 273.829 kilometers
  • 147.856 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
  • 170.334 miles
  • 274.127 kilometers
  • 148.017 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 Tauranga Airport
City: Tauranga
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: TRG
ICAO Code: NZTG
Coordinates: 37°40′18″S, 176°11′45″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Wanganui and Tauranga.

Time Difference

Wanganui

 NZDT

Tauranga

 NZDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 50 kg (110 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Wanganui (WAG) → Tauranga (TRG).

Distance:
170
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
170

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