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Distance between Wanganui (WAG) and Whangarei (WRE)

Flight distance from Wanganui to Whangarei (Whanganui Airport – Whangarei Airport) is 291 miles / 469 kilometers / 253 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Wanganui (WAG) to Whangarei (WRE) is 381 miles / 613 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 48 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Whanganui Airport (WAG) and Whangarei Airport (WRE).

How far is Whangarei from Wanganui?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 291.487 miles
  • 469.102 kilometers
  • 253.295 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
  • 291.996 miles
  • 469.922 kilometers
  • 253.737 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 Whangarei Airport
City: Whangarei
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: WRE
ICAO Code: NZWR
Coordinates: 35°46′5″S, 174°21′54″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Wanganui and Whangarei.

Time Difference

Wanganui

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Whangarei

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 68 kg (150 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Wanganui (WAG) → Whangarei (WRE).

Distance:
291
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
291

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