# Distance between Whakatane (WHK) and Wanganui (WAG)

Flight distance from Whakatane to Wanganui (Whakatane Airport – Whanganui Airport) is 174 miles / 280 kilometers / 151 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 49 minutes.

Driving distance from Whakatane (WHK) to Wanganui (WAG) is 240 miles / 386 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 1 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Whakatane to Wanganui.

Shortest flight path between Whakatane Airport (WHK) and Whanganui Airport (WAG).

## How far is Wanganui from Whakatane?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 173.741 miles
• 279.609 kilometers
• 150.977 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
• 173.782 miles
• 279.674 kilometers
• 151.012 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
IATA Code: WHK
ICAO Code: NZWK
Coordinates: 37°55′14″S, 176°54′50″E

B Whanganui Airport
City: Wanganui
Country: New Zealand
IATA Code: WAG
ICAO Code: NZWU
Coordinates: 39°57′43″S, 175°1′29″E

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Whakatane and Wanganui.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 51 kg (112 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Whakatane (WHK) → Wanganui (WAG).

Distance:
174
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
174

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