# How far is Wanaka from Wanganui?

The distance between Wanganui (Whanganui Airport) and Wanaka (Wanaka Airport) is 442 miles / 711 kilometers / 384 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Wanganui (WAG) to Wanaka (WKA) is 646 miles / 1040 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 19 hours 11 minutes.

442
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711
Kilometers
384
Nautical miles
1 h 20 min

## Distance from Wanganui to Wanaka

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 441.921 miles
• 711.202 kilometers
• 384.018 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
• 441.654 miles
• 710.773 kilometers
• 383.787 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 Wanaka?

The estimated flight time from Whanganui Airport to Wanaka Airport is 1 hour and 20 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Whanganui Airport (WAG) and Wanaka Airport (WKA)

On average, flying from Wanganui to Wanaka generates about 90 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 90 kilograms equals 199 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 Wanaka

See the map of the shortest flight path between Whanganui Airport (WAG) and Wanaka Airport (WKA).

## 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 Wanaka Airport
City: Wanaka
Country: New Zealand
IATA Code: WKA
ICAO Code: NZWF
Coordinates: 44°43′19″S, 169°14′45″E