# 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
IATA Code: ZQN
ICAO Code: NZQN
Coordinates: 45°1′15″S, 168°44′20″E

B Richard Pearse Airport
City: Timaru
Country: 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.

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## 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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