# How far is Queenstown from Whangarei?

The distance between Whangarei (Whangarei Airport) and Queenstown (Queenstown Airport) is 704 miles / 1132 kilometers / 611 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Whangarei (WRE) to Queenstown (ZQN) is 1061 miles / 1707 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 28 hours 3 minutes.

704
Miles
1132
Kilometers
611
Nautical miles
1 h 49 min
125 kg

## Distance from Whangarei to Queenstown

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 703.594 miles
• 1132.324 kilometers
• 611.406 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
• 704.077 miles
• 1133.102 kilometers
• 611.826 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 Queenstown?

The estimated flight time from Whangarei Airport to Queenstown Airport is 1 hour and 49 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Whangarei Airport (WRE) and Queenstown Airport (ZQN)

On average, flying from Whangarei to Queenstown generates about 125 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 125 kilograms equals 276 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 Queenstown

See the map of the shortest flight path between Whangarei Airport (WRE) and Queenstown Airport (ZQN).

## 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 Queenstown Airport
City: Queenstown
Country: New Zealand
IATA Code: ZQN
ICAO Code: NZQN
Coordinates: 45°1′15″S, 168°44′20″E