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Distance between Whakatane (WHK) and Rotorua (ROT)

Flight distance from Whakatane to Rotorua (Whakatane Airport – Rotorua Regional Airport) is 35 miles / 56 kilometers / 30 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Whakatane (WHK) to Rotorua (ROT) is 48 miles / 77 kilometers and travel time by car is about 1 hour 7 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Whakatane Airport (WHK) and Rotorua Regional Airport (ROT).

How far is Rotorua from Whakatane?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 35.077 miles
  • 56.450 kilometers
  • 30.481 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
  • 35.013 miles
  • 56.348 kilometers
  • 30.425 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 Rotorua Regional Airport
City: Rotorua
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: ROT
ICAO Code: NZRO
Coordinates: 38°6′33″S, 176°19′1″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Whakatane and Rotorua.

Time Difference

Whakatane

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Rotorua

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 30 kg (67 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Whakatane (WHK) → Rotorua (ROT).

Distance:
35
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
35

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