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Distance between Weipa (WEI) and Cairns (CNS)

Flight distance from Weipa to Cairns (Weipa Airport – Cairns Airport) is 386 miles / 622 kilometers / 336 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 13 minutes.

Driving distance from Weipa (WEI) to Cairns (CNS) is 505 miles / 812 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 38 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Weipa to Cairns.

Shortest flight path between Weipa Airport (WEI) and Cairns Airport (CNS).

How far is Cairns from Weipa?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Weipa and Cairns. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 386.364 miles
  • 621.792 kilometers
  • 335.741 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
  • 387.211 miles
  • 623.156 kilometers
  • 336.477 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 Weipa Airport
City: Weipa
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: WEI
ICAO Code: YBWP
Coordinates: 12°40′42″S, 141°55′30″E

B Cairns Airport
City: Cairns
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: CNS
ICAO Code: YBCS
Coordinates: 16°53′8″S, 145°45′18″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Weipa and Cairns.

Time Difference

Weipa

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Cairns

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 82 kg (181 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Weipa (WEI) → Cairns (CNS).

Distance:
386
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
386

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