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Distance between Wanganui (WAG) and Wanaka (WKA)

Flight distance from Wanganui to Wanaka (Whanganui Airport – Wanaka Airport) is 442 miles / 711 kilometers / 384 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 20 minutes.

Driving distance from Wanganui (WAG) to Wanaka (WKA) is 657 miles / 1057 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 33 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Whanganui Airport (WAG) and Wanaka Airport (WKA).

How far is Wanaka from Wanganui?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Wanganui and Wanaka. Here are two common 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 earth.

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).

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

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Wanganui and Wanaka.

Time Difference

Wanganui

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Wanaka

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 90 kg (199 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Wanganui (WAG) → Wanaka (WKA).

Distance:
442
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
442

Round trip?