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Distance between Whakatane (WHK) and Oamaru (OAM)

Flight distance from Whakatane to Oamaru (Whakatane Airport – Oamaru Airport) is 573 miles / 922 kilometers / 498 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 35 minutes.

Driving distance from Whakatane (WHK) to Oamaru (OAM) is 749 miles / 1206 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 39 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Whakatane Airport (WHK) and Oamaru Airport (OAM).

How far is Oamaru from Whakatane?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 572.673 miles
  • 921.628 kilometers
  • 497.639 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
  • 572.755 miles
  • 921.760 kilometers
  • 497.711 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 Oamaru Airport
City: Oamaru
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: OAM
ICAO Code: NZOU
Coordinates: 44°58′12″S, 171°4′55″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Whakatane and Oamaru.

Time Difference

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Oamaru

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 109 kg (241 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Whakatane (WHK) → Oamaru (OAM).

Distance:
573
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
573

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