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Distance between Queenstown (ZQN) and Wanaka (WKA)

Flight distance from Queenstown to Wanaka (Queenstown Airport – Wanaka Airport) is 32 miles / 52 kilometers / 28 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Queenstown (ZQN) to Wanaka (WKA) is 43 miles / 70 kilometers and travel time by car is about 59 minutes.

Queenstown – Wanaka

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32
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28
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How far is Wanaka from Queenstown?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 32.338 miles
  • 52.043 kilometers
  • 28.101 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
  • 32.293 miles
  • 51.970 kilometers
  • 28.062 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 Wanaka?

Estimated flight time from Queenstown Airport to Wanaka Airport is 33 minutes.

What is the time difference between Queenstown and Wanaka?

There is no time difference between Queenstown and Wanaka.

Flight carbon footprint between Queenstown Airport (ZQN) and Wanaka Airport (WKA)

On average flying from Queenstown to Wanaka generates about 30 kg of CO2 per passenger, 30 kilograms is equal to 66 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 Wanaka

Shortest flight path between Queenstown Airport (ZQN) and Wanaka Airport (WKA).

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 Wanaka Airport
City: Wanaka
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: WKA
ICAO Code: NZWF
Coordinates: 44°43′19″S, 169°14′45″E