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Distance between Queenstown (ZQN) and Timaru (TIU)

Flight distance from Queenstown to Timaru (Queenstown Airport – Richard Pearse Airport) is 132 miles / 213 kilometers / 115 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 45 minutes.

Driving distance from Queenstown (ZQN) to Timaru (TIU) is 208 miles / 335 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 15 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Queenstown to Timaru.

Shortest flight path between Queenstown Airport (ZQN) and Richard Pearse Airport (TIU).

How far is Timaru from Queenstown?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 132.163 miles
  • 212.696 kilometers
  • 114.847 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
  • 131.860 miles
  • 212.209 kilometers
  • 114.584 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 Richard Pearse Airport
City: Timaru
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: TIU
ICAO Code: NZTU
Coordinates: 44°18′10″S, 171°13′30″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Queenstown and Timaru.

Time Difference

Queenstown

 NZDT

Timaru

 NZDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 44 kg (98 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Queenstown (ZQN) → Timaru (TIU).

Distance:
132
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
132

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