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Distance between Queenstown (ZQN) and Rotorua (ROT)

Flight distance from Queenstown to Rotorua (Queenstown Airport – Rotorua Airport) is 617 miles / 993 kilometers / 536 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 40 minutes.

Driving distance from Queenstown (ZQN) to Rotorua (ROT) is 848 miles / 1364 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 40 minutes.

Queenstown – Rotorua

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617
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993
Kilometers
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536
Nautical miles

How far is Rotorua from Queenstown?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 617.313 miles
  • 993.468 kilometers
  • 536.430 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
  • 617.102 miles
  • 993.129 kilometers
  • 536.247 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 Queenstown to Rotorua?

Estimated flight time from Queenstown Airport to Rotorua Airport is 1 hour 40 minutes.

What is the time difference between Queenstown and Rotorua?

There is no time difference between Queenstown and Rotorua.

Flight carbon footprint between Queenstown Airport (ZQN) and Rotorua Airport (ROT)

On average flying from Queenstown to Rotorua generates about 115 kg of CO2 per passenger, 115 kilograms is equal to 253 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Queenstown to Rotorua

Shortest flight path between Queenstown Airport (ZQN) and Rotorua Airport (ROT).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Rotorua Airport
City: Rotorua
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: ROT
ICAO Code: NZRO
Coordinates: 38°6′33″S, 176°19′1″E