|Country ISO code||NZ / NZL||WS / WSM|
|Cost of living||Cost of living in New Zealand||Cost of living in Samoa|
|DD coordinates||-43.374488 / 172.466271||-13.758311 / -172.104768|
|DMS coordinates||-43°22'28.16" S / 172°27'58.57" E||-13°45'29.92" S / -172°06'17.16" W|
|UTM coordinates||59G 618785.67418164 5196553.6153804||2L 380565.03888586 8478729.170016|
|Airports||Airports in New Zealand: 148||Airports in Samoa: 3|
|Straight distance from New Zealand to Samoa is 3608 kilometers (2242 miles).|
There are many ways to find how far is New Zealand from Samoa, the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula - distance between coordinates: -43.374488 / 172.466271 (NZ) and -13.758311 / -172.104768 (WS).
When trying to get from New Zealand to Samoa, a traveler needs to cover the distance of 3608 km / 2242 mil. Surely, both NZ and WS are big enough for the distance to vary considerably depending on how it is measured.
Commonly, the shortest distance is calculated as the crow flies, meaning the most direct path between two points. However, to get more precise results, it is important to specify the remoteness of these points. So, the distance is shown as a straight line between the departure coordinates of -43.374488 / 172.466271 and the arrival coordinates of -13.758311 / -172.104768.
Obviously, the fastest way to travel from New Zealand to Samoa is by plane. Given the average speed of modern aircraft, the flight time is estimated as 4 hours, 17 minutes. Yet, the flight length may also vary based on a number of factors, such as the speed of a specific airliner, its route, and airports of departure and arrival.
Besides, the time is calculated without transfer activities, which may involve different modes of transportation. So, how far is it from New Zealand to Samoa? The average figures for different transportation options are shown on this web page, calculated by a precise formula of spherical trigonometry.
Reverse direction from Samoa to New Zealand.
|Depart from||New Zealand (NZ)|
|Arrives in||Samoa (WS)|
|New Zealand to Samoa distance||3608 km / 2242 mil|
|Avg car duration||40 hours, 5 minutes (90 km/h)|
|Avg bus duration||60 hours, 7 minutes (60 km/h)|
|Avg train duration||36 hours, 4 minutes (100 km/h)|
|Avg flight duration||4 hours, 0 minutes (900 km/h)|
* Estimated time when driving in a straight line at the same speed.