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Distance between Wanganui (WAG) and Whakatane (WHK)

Flight distance from Wanganui to Whakatane (Whanganui Airport – Whakatane Airport) is 174 miles / 280 kilometers / 151 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 49 minutes.

Driving distance from Wanganui (WAG) to Whakatane (WHK) is 240 miles / 387 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 2 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Whanganui Airport (WAG) and Whakatane Airport (WHK).

How far is Whakatane from Wanganui?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 173.741 miles
  • 279.609 kilometers
  • 150.977 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
  • 173.782 miles
  • 279.674 kilometers
  • 151.012 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 Whakatane Airport
City: Whakatane
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: WHK
ICAO Code: NZWK
Coordinates: 37°55′14″S, 176°54′50″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Wanganui and Whakatane.

Time Difference

Wanganui

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Whakatane

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 51 kg (112 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Wanganui (WAG) → Whakatane (WHK).

Distance:
174
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
174

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