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Distance between Whakatane (WHK) and Gisborne (GIS)

Flight distance from Whakatane to Gisborne (Whakatane Airport – Gisborne Airport) is 77 miles / 124 kilometers / 67 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 38 minutes.

Driving distance from Whakatane (WHK) to Gisborne (GIS) is 121 miles / 194 kilometers and travel time by car is about 2 hours 36 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Whakatane to Gisborne.

Shortest flight path between Whakatane Airport (WHK) and Gisborne Airport (GIS).

How far is Gisborne from Whakatane?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 77.261 miles
  • 124.339 kilometers
  • 67.138 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
  • 77.216 miles
  • 124.267 kilometers
  • 67.099 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 Gisborne Airport
City: Gisborne
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: GIS
ICAO Code: NZGS
Coordinates: 38°39′47″S, 177°58′40″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Whakatane and Gisborne.

Time Difference

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Gisborne

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 36 kg (80 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Whakatane (WHK) → Gisborne (GIS).

Distance:
77
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
77

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