# How far is Queenstown from Wanganui?

The distance between Wanganui (Whanganui Airport) and Queenstown (Queenstown Airport) is 474 miles / 763 kilometers / 412 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Wanganui (WAG) to Queenstown (ZQN) is 684 miles / 1101 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 20 hours 0 minutes.

474
Miles
763
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412
Nautical miles
1 h 23 min

## Distance from Wanganui to Queenstown

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 474.084 miles
• 762.964 kilometers
• 411.968 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
• 473.771 miles
• 762.461 kilometers
• 411.696 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 Queenstown?

The estimated flight time from Whanganui Airport to Queenstown Airport is 1 hour and 23 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Whanganui Airport (WAG) and Queenstown Airport (ZQN)

On average, flying from Wanganui to Queenstown generates about 95 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 95 kilograms equals 209 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 Queenstown

See the map of the shortest flight path between Whanganui Airport (WAG) and Queenstown Airport (ZQN).

## 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 Queenstown Airport
City: Queenstown
Country: New Zealand
IATA Code: ZQN
ICAO Code: NZQN
Coordinates: 45°1′15″S, 168°44′20″E