# Distance between Whyalla (WYA) and Cooktown (CTN)

Flight distance from Whyalla to Cooktown (Whyalla Airport – Cooktown Airport) is 1304 miles / 2099 kilometers / 1133 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 58 minutes.

Driving distance from Whyalla (WYA) to Cooktown (CTN) is 1845 miles / 2969 kilometers and travel time by car is about 37 hours 8 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Whyalla to Cooktown.

Shortest flight path between Whyalla Airport (WYA) and Cooktown Airport (CTN).

## How far is Cooktown from Whyalla?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Whyalla and Cooktown. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1304.223 miles
• 2098.944 kilometers
• 1133.339 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
• 1308.274 miles
• 2105.463 kilometers
• 1136.859 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 Whyalla Airport
City: Whyalla
Country: Australia
IATA Code: WYA
ICAO Code: YWHA
Coordinates: 33°3′32″S, 137°30′50″E

B Cooktown Airport
City: Cooktown
Country: Australia
IATA Code: CTN
ICAO Code: YCKN
Coordinates: 15°26′40″S, 145°11′2″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Whyalla and Cooktown is 30 minutes. Cooktown is 30 minutes behind Whyalla.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 167 kg (368 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Whyalla (WYA) → Cooktown (CTN).

Distance:
1304
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1304

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