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Distance between Whakatane (WHK) and Taupo (TUO)

Flight distance from Whakatane to Taupo (Whakatane Airport – Taupo Airport) is 72 miles / 116 kilometers / 63 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 38 minutes.

Driving distance from Whakatane (WHK) to Taupo (TUO) is 105 miles / 169 kilometers and travel time by car is about 2 hours 18 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Whakatane Airport (WHK) and Taupo Airport (TUO).

How far is Taupo from Whakatane?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 72.286 miles
  • 116.333 kilometers
  • 62.815 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
  • 72.295 miles
  • 116.348 kilometers
  • 62.823 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 Taupo Airport
City: Taupo
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: TUO
ICAO Code: NZAP
Coordinates: 38°44′22″S, 176°5′2″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Whakatane and Taupo.

Time Difference

Whakatane

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Taupo

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 36 kg (79 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Whakatane (WHK) → Taupo (TUO).

Distance:
72
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
72

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