# How far is Taupo from Wanganui?

The distance between Wanganui (Whanganui Airport) and Taupo (Taupo Airport) is 102 miles / 164 kilometers / 88 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Wanganui (WAG) to Taupo (TUO) is 136 miles / 219 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 3 hours 5 minutes.

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## Distance from Wanganui to Taupo

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 101.633 miles
• 163.563 kilometers
• 88.317 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
• 101.664 miles
• 163.613 kilometers
• 88.344 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 Taupo?

The estimated flight time from Whanganui Airport to Taupo Airport is 41 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Whanganui Airport (WAG) and Taupo Airport (TUO)

On average, flying from Wanganui to Taupo generates about 40 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 40 kilograms equals 88 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 Taupo

See the map of the shortest flight path between Whanganui Airport (WAG) and Taupo Airport (TUO).

## 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 Taupo Airport
City: Taupo
Country: New Zealand
IATA Code: TUO
ICAO Code: NZAP
Coordinates: 38°44′22″S, 176°5′2″E