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Distance between Whakatane (WHK) and Tauranga (TRG)

Flight distance from Whakatane to Tauranga (Whakatane Airport – Tauranga Airport) is 43 miles / 69 kilometers / 37 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 34 minutes.

Driving distance from Whakatane (WHK) to Tauranga (TRG) is 51 miles / 82 kilometers and travel time by car is about 1 hour 9 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Whakatane Airport (WHK) and Tauranga Airport (TRG).

How far is Tauranga from Whakatane?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Whakatane and Tauranga. Here are two common 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 earth.

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).

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 Tauranga Airport
City: Tauranga
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: TRG
ICAO Code: NZTG
Coordinates: 37°40′18″S, 176°11′45″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Whakatane and Tauranga.

Time Difference

Whakatane

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Tauranga

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 31 kg (69 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Whakatane (WHK) → Tauranga (TRG).

Distance:
43
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
43

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