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Distance between Queenstown (ZQN) and Palmerston North (PMR)

Flight distance from Queenstown to Palmerston North (Queenstown Airport – Palmerston North Airport) is 477 miles / 768 kilometers / 415 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 24 minutes.

Driving distance from Queenstown (ZQN) to Palmerston North (PMR) is 653 miles / 1051 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 24 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Queenstown to Palmerston North.

Shortest flight path between Queenstown Airport (ZQN) and Palmerston North Airport (PMR).

How far is Palmerston North from Queenstown?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 477.179 miles
  • 767.945 kilometers
  • 414.657 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
  • 476.715 miles
  • 767.199 kilometers
  • 414.254 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 Palmerston North Airport
City: Palmerston North
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: PMR
ICAO Code: NZPM
Coordinates: 40°19′14″S, 175°37′1″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Queenstown and Palmerston North.

Time Difference

Queenstown

 NZDT

Palmerston North

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 95 kg (210 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Queenstown (ZQN) → Palmerston North (PMR).

Distance:
477
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
477

Round trip?