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Distance between Queenstown (ZQN) and Chatham Island (CHT)

Flight distance from Queenstown to Chatham Island (Queenstown Airport – Chatham Islands / Tuuta Airport) is 736 miles / 1185 kilometers / 640 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 53 minutes.

Map of flight path from Queenstown to Chatham Island.

Shortest flight path between Queenstown Airport (ZQN) and Chatham Islands / Tuuta Airport (CHT).

How far is Chatham Island from Queenstown?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Queenstown and Chatham Island. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 736.340 miles
  • 1185.024 kilometers
  • 639.862 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
  • 734.343 miles
  • 1181.810 kilometers
  • 638.126 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 Queenstown Airport
City: Queenstown
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: ZQN
ICAO Code: NZQN
Coordinates: 45°1′15″S, 168°44′20″E

B Chatham Islands / Tuuta Airport
City: Chatham Island
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: CHT
ICAO Code: NZCI
Coordinates: 43°48′36″S, 176°27′25″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Queenstown and Chatham Island is 45 minutes. Chatham Island is 45 minutes ahead of Queenstown.

Time Difference

Queenstown

 NZDT

Chatham Island

 +1345

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 128 kg (283 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Queenstown (ZQN) → Chatham Island (CHT).

Distance:
736
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
736

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