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Distance between Queenstown (ZQN) and Taupo (TUO)

Flight distance from Queenstown to Taupo (Queenstown Airport – Taupo Airport) is 575 miles / 926 kilometers / 500 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 35 minutes.

Driving distance from Queenstown (ZQN) to Taupo (TUO) is 797 miles / 1283 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 11 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Queenstown Airport (ZQN) and Taupo Airport (TUO).

How far is Taupo from Queenstown?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 575.219 miles
  • 925.725 kilometers
  • 499.851 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
  • 574.937 miles
  • 925.271 kilometers
  • 499.606 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 Taupo Airport
City: Taupo
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: TUO
ICAO Code: NZAP
Coordinates: 38°44′22″S, 176°5′2″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Queenstown and Taupo.

Time Difference

Queenstown

 NZDT

Taupo

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 109 kg (241 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Queenstown (ZQN) → Taupo (TUO).

Distance:
575
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
575

Round trip?