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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 504 miles / 811 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 25 minutes.

Weipa – Cairns

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386
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622
Kilometers
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336
Nautical miles

How far is Cairns from Weipa?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Weipa Airport to Cairns Airport is 1 hour 13 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Weipa and Cairns.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Weipa to Cairns generates about 82 kg of CO2 per passenger, 82 kilograms is equal to 181 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Weipa to Cairns

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

Airport information

Origin Weipa Airport
City: Weipa
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: WEI
ICAO Code: YBWP
Coordinates: 12°40′42″S, 141°55′30″E
Destination Cairns Airport
City: Cairns
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: CNS
ICAO Code: YBCS
Coordinates: 16°53′8″S, 145°45′18″E

Airlines flying from Weipa (WEI) to Cairns (CNS)

Aero Condor Peru
Qantas