# How far is Wanaka from Whangarei?

The distance between Whangarei (Whangarei Airport) and Wanaka (Wanaka Airport) is 674 miles / 1085 kilometers / 586 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Whangarei (WRE) to Wanaka (WKA) is 1023 miles / 1647 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 27 hours 15 minutes.

674
Miles
1085
Kilometers
586
Nautical miles
1 h 46 min
122 kg

## Distance from Whangarei to Wanaka

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 674.110 miles
• 1084.875 kilometers
• 585.786 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
• 674.632 miles
• 1085.715 kilometers
• 586.239 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 Wanaka?

The estimated flight time from Whangarei Airport to Wanaka Airport is 1 hour and 46 minutes.

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

There is no time difference between Whangarei and Wanaka.

## Flight carbon footprint between Whangarei Airport (WRE) and Wanaka Airport (WKA)

On average, flying from Whangarei to Wanaka generates about 122 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 122 kilograms equals 268 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 Wanaka

See the map of the shortest flight path between Whangarei Airport (WRE) and Wanaka Airport (WKA).

## 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 Wanaka Airport
City: Wanaka
Country: New Zealand
IATA Code: WKA
ICAO Code: NZWF
Coordinates: 44°43′19″S, 169°14′45″E