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Distance between Queenstown (ZQN) and Wellington (WLG)

Flight distance from Queenstown to Wellington (Queenstown Airport – Wellington International Airport) is 398 miles / 641 kilometers / 346 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 15 minutes.

Driving distance from Queenstown (ZQN) to Wellington (WLG) is 569 miles / 916 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 41 minutes.

Queenstown – Wellington

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398
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641
Kilometers
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346
Nautical miles

How far is Wellington from Queenstown?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 398.487 miles
  • 641.303 kilometers
  • 346.276 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
  • 398.002 miles
  • 640.522 kilometers
  • 345.854 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 Wellington?

Estimated flight time from Queenstown Airport to Wellington International Airport is 1 hour 15 minutes.

What is the time difference between Queenstown and Wellington?

There is no time difference between Queenstown and Wellington.

Flight carbon footprint between Queenstown Airport (ZQN) and Wellington International Airport (WLG)

On average flying from Queenstown to Wellington generates about 84 kg of CO2 per passenger, 84 kilograms is equal to 184 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 Wellington

Shortest flight path between Queenstown Airport (ZQN) and Wellington International Airport (WLG).

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 Wellington International Airport
City: Wellington
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: WLG
ICAO Code: NZWN
Coordinates: 41°19′37″S, 174°48′17″E

Airlines flying from Queenstown (ZQN) to Wellington (WLG)

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