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Distance between Weipa (WEI) and Cooktown (CTN)

Flight distance from Weipa to Cooktown (Weipa Airport – Cooktown Airport) is 290 miles / 466 kilometers / 252 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 2 minutes.

Driving distance from Weipa (WEI) to Cooktown (CTN) is 404 miles / 650 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 23 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Weipa Airport (WEI) and Cooktown Airport (CTN).

How far is Cooktown from Weipa?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 289.806 miles
  • 466.398 kilometers
  • 251.835 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
  • 290.217 miles
  • 467.058 kilometers
  • 252.191 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 Cooktown Airport
City: Cooktown
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: CTN
ICAO Code: YCKN
Coordinates: 15°26′40″S, 145°11′2″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Weipa and Cooktown.

Time Difference

Weipa

 AEST

Cooktown

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 68 kg (149 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Weipa (WEI) → Cooktown (CTN).

Distance:
290
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
290

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