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How far is Oamaru from Whangarei?

The distance between Whangarei (Whangarei Airport) and Oamaru (Oamaru Airport) is 658 miles / 1059 kilometers / 572 nautical miles. The estimated flight time is 1 hour and 44 minutes.

Driving distance from Whangarei (WRE) to Oamaru (OAM) is 910 miles / 1464 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 4 minutes.

Whangarei Airport – Oamaru Airport

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Distance from Whangarei to Oamaru

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Whangarei to Oamaru. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 657.960 miles
  • 1058.884 kilometers
  • 571.752 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
  • 658.690 miles
  • 1060.059 kilometers
  • 572.386 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 Whangarei to Oamaru?

The estimated flight time from Whangarei Airport to Oamaru Airport is 1 hour and 44 minutes.

What is the time difference between Whangarei and Oamaru?

There is no time difference between Whangarei and Oamaru.

Flight carbon footprint between Whangarei Airport (WRE) and Oamaru Airport (OAM)

On average, flying from Whangarei to Oamaru generates about 120 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 120 kilograms equals 264 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Whangarei to Oamaru

Shortest flight path between Whangarei Airport (WRE) and Oamaru Airport (OAM).

Airport information

Origin Whangarei Airport
City: Whangarei
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: WRE
ICAO Code: NZWR
Coordinates: 35°46′5″S, 174°21′54″E
Destination Oamaru Airport
City: Oamaru
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: OAM
ICAO Code: NZOU
Coordinates: 44°58′12″S, 171°4′55″E