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Distance between Queenstown (ZQN) and Whakatane (WHK)

Flight distance from Queenstown to Whakatane (Queenstown Airport – Whakatane Airport) is 648 miles / 1042 kilometers / 563 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 43 minutes.

Driving distance from Queenstown (ZQN) to Whakatane (WHK) is 902 miles / 1451 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 25 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Queenstown Airport (ZQN) and Whakatane Airport (WHK).

How far is Whakatane from Queenstown?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 647.505 miles
  • 1042.058 kilometers
  • 562.666 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
  • 647.232 miles
  • 1041.618 kilometers
  • 562.429 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 Whakatane Airport
City: Whakatane
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: WHK
ICAO Code: NZWK
Coordinates: 37°55′14″S, 176°54′50″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Queenstown and Whakatane.

Time Difference

Queenstown

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Whakatane

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 119 kg (261 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Queenstown (ZQN) → Whakatane (WHK).

Distance:
648
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
648

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