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Distance between Whakatane (WHK) and New Plymouth (NPL)

Flight distance from Whakatane to New Plymouth (Whakatane Airport – New Plymouth Airport) is 166 miles / 267 kilometers / 144 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 48 minutes.

Driving distance from Whakatane (WHK) to New Plymouth (NPL) is 242 miles / 389 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 59 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Whakatane to New Plymouth.

Shortest flight path between Whakatane Airport (WHK) and New Plymouth Airport (NPL).

How far is New Plymouth from Whakatane?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 166.214 miles
  • 267.496 kilometers
  • 144.436 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
  • 165.953 miles
  • 267.076 kilometers
  • 144.209 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 New Plymouth Airport
City: New Plymouth
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: NPL
ICAO Code: NZNP
Coordinates: 39°0′30″S, 174°10′44″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Whakatane and New Plymouth.

Time Difference

Whakatane

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New Plymouth

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 49 kg (109 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Whakatane (WHK) → New Plymouth (NPL).

Distance:
166
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
166

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