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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 Flag of Australia
IATA Code: WYA
ICAO Code: YWHA
Coordinates: 33°3′32″S, 137°30′50″E

B Cooktown Airport
City: Cooktown
Country: Australia Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Whyalla

 ACDT

Cooktown

 AEST

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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