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Distance between Whakatane (WHK) and Kaitaia (KAT)

Flight distance from Whakatane to Kaitaia (Whakatane Airport – Kaitaia Airport) is 282 miles / 454 kilometers / 245 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 2 minutes.

Driving distance from Whakatane (WHK) to Kaitaia (KAT) is 390 miles / 627 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 14 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Whakatane Airport (WHK) and Kaitaia Airport (KAT).

How far is Kaitaia from Whakatane?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 281.826 miles
  • 453.555 kilometers
  • 244.900 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
  • 281.774 miles
  • 453.471 kilometers
  • 244.855 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 Kaitaia Airport
City: Kaitaia
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: KAT
ICAO Code: NZKT
Coordinates: 35°4′11″S, 173°17′6″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Whakatane and Kaitaia.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 66 kg (147 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Whakatane (WHK) → Kaitaia (KAT).

Distance:
282
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
282

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