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Distance between Whakatane (WHK) and Wellington (WLG)

Flight distance from Whakatane to Wellington (Whakatane Airport – Wellington International Airport) is 261 miles / 419 kilometers / 226 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 59 minutes.

Driving distance from Whakatane (WHK) to Wellington (WLG) is 342 miles / 550 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 6 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Whakatane Airport (WHK) and Wellington International Airport (WLG).

How far is Wellington from Whakatane?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 260.542 miles
  • 419.302 kilometers
  • 226.405 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
  • 260.742 miles
  • 419.624 kilometers
  • 226.579 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 Wellington International Airport
City: Wellington
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: WLG
ICAO Code: NZWN
Coordinates: 41°19′37″S, 174°48′17″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Whakatane and Wellington.

Time Difference

Whakatane

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Wellington

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 63 kg (140 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Whakatane (WHK) → Wellington (WLG).

Distance:
261
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
261

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