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Distance between Whakatane (WHK) and Timaru (TIU)

Flight distance from Whakatane to Timaru (Whakatane Airport – Richard Pearse Airport) is 531 miles / 854 kilometers / 461 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 30 minutes.

Driving distance from Whakatane (WHK) to Timaru (TIU) is 702 miles / 1129 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 41 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Whakatane Airport (WHK) and Richard Pearse Airport (TIU).

How far is Timaru from Whakatane?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 530.842 miles
  • 854.308 kilometers
  • 461.289 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
  • 530.876 miles
  • 854.362 kilometers
  • 461.319 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 Richard Pearse Airport
City: Timaru
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: TIU
ICAO Code: NZTU
Coordinates: 44°18′10″S, 171°13′30″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Whakatane and Timaru.

Time Difference

Whakatane

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Timaru

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 103 kg (227 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Whakatane (WHK) → Timaru (TIU).

Distance:
531
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
531

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