# How far is Whakatane from Whangarei?

The distance between Whangarei (Whangarei Airport) and Whakatane (Whakatane Airport) is 205 miles / 330 kilometers / 178 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Whangarei (WRE) to Whakatane (WHK) is 280 miles / 450 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 6 hours 20 minutes.

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## Distance from Whangarei to Whakatane

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 204.882 miles
• 329.726 kilometers
• 178.038 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
• 204.870 miles
• 329.707 kilometers
• 178.027 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 Whakatane?

The estimated flight time from Whangarei Airport to Whakatane Airport is 53 minutes.

## What is the time difference between Whangarei and Whakatane?

There is no time difference between Whangarei and Whakatane.

## Flight carbon footprint between Whangarei Airport (WRE) and Whakatane Airport (WHK)

On average, flying from Whangarei to Whakatane generates about 55 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 55 kilograms equals 122 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 Whakatane

See the map of the shortest flight path between Whangarei Airport (WRE) and Whakatane Airport (WHK).

## Airport information

Origin Whangarei Airport
City: Whangarei
Country: New Zealand
IATA Code: WRE
ICAO Code: NZWR
Coordinates: 35°46′5″S, 174°21′54″E
Destination Whakatane Airport
City: Whakatane
Country: New Zealand
IATA Code: WHK
ICAO Code: NZWK
Coordinates: 37°55′14″S, 176°54′50″E