# How far is Tauranga from Whakatane?

The distance between Whakatane (Whakatane Airport) and Tauranga (Tauranga Airport) is 43 miles / 69 kilometers / 37 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Whakatane (WHK) to Tauranga (TRG) is 52 miles / 83 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 1 hour 14 minutes.

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## Distance from Whakatane to Tauranga

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Whakatane to Tauranga. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 42.874 miles
• 69.000 kilometers
• 37.257 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 42.802 miles
• 68.882 kilometers
• 37.194 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Whakatane to Tauranga?

The estimated flight time from Whakatane Airport to Tauranga Airport is 34 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Whakatane Airport (WHK) and Tauranga Airport (TRG)

On average, flying from Whakatane to Tauranga generates about 31 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 31 kilograms equals 69 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Whakatane to Tauranga

See the map of the shortest flight path between Whakatane Airport (WHK) and Tauranga Airport (TRG).

## Airport information

Origin Whakatane Airport
City: Whakatane
Country: New Zealand
IATA Code: WHK
ICAO Code: NZWK
Coordinates: 37°55′14″S, 176°54′50″E
Destination Tauranga Airport
City: Tauranga
Country: New Zealand
IATA Code: TRG
ICAO Code: NZTG
Coordinates: 37°40′18″S, 176°11′45″E