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Distance between Whakatane (WHK) and Chatham Island (CHT)

Flight distance from Whakatane to Chatham Island (Whakatane Airport – Chatham Islands / Tuuta Airport) is 534 miles / 860 kilometers / 464 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 30 minutes.

Map of flight path from Whakatane to Chatham Island.

Shortest flight path between Whakatane Airport (WHK) and Chatham Islands / Tuuta Airport (CHT).

How far is Chatham Island from Whakatane?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Whakatane and Chatham Island. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 534.176 miles
  • 859.673 kilometers
  • 464.186 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
  • 534.004 miles
  • 859.396 kilometers
  • 464.037 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 Whakatane Airport
City: Whakatane
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: WHK
ICAO Code: NZWK
Coordinates: 37°55′14″S, 176°54′50″E

B Chatham Islands / Tuuta Airport
City: Chatham Island
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: CHT
ICAO Code: NZCI
Coordinates: 43°48′36″S, 176°27′25″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Whakatane and Chatham Island is 45 minutes. Chatham Island is 45 minutes ahead of Whakatane.

Time Difference

Whakatane

 NZDT

Chatham Island

 +1345

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 104 kg (229 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Whakatane (WHK) → Chatham Island (CHT).

Distance:
534
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
534

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