Distance from Samoa to Cook Islands

Name Samoa Cook Islands
Country flag Flag of Samoa Flag of Cook Islands
Country ISO code WS / WSM CK / COK
Continent Oceania Oceania
Continent code OC OC
Capital Apia -
Total cities 116 9
Cost of living Cost of living in Samoa Cost of living in Cook Islands
DD coordinates -13.758311 / -172.104768 -21.235775 / -159.777760
DMS coordinates -13°45'29.92" S / -172°06'17.16" W -21°14'8.79" S / -159°46'39.93" W
UTM coordinates 2L 380565.03888586 8478729.170016 4K 419294.15662719 7651559.7752916
Time zone Pacific/Apia -
Airports Airports in Samoa: 3 Airports in Cook Islands: 10
Straight distance from Samoa to Cook Islands is 1548 kilometers (962 miles).
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There are many ways to find how far is Samoa from Cook Islands, the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula - distance between coordinates: -13.758311 / -172.104768 (WS) and -21.235775 / -159.777760 (CK).


Find out the distance from Samoa to Cook Islands using our online calculator to plan your trip with maximum comfort, understanding the WS to CK distance is also helpful for choosing the most suitable mode of transport.

To learn an answer to the question "How far is Samoa from Cook Islands?", enter the countries names or opt for our list of cities for each destination. Geographically, your departure coordinates are -13.758311 / -172.104768 while you arrive at -21.235775 / -159.777760. The calculator shows the shortest distance between WS and CK and illustrates the route as a straight line on the map.

So, how far is it from Samoa to Cook Islands? The distance is 1548 km / 962 mil, and it displays remoteness based on the haversine formula, which factors in the spherical shape of the Earth for more precise results.

Also, the service will show you how many hours from Samoa to Cook Islands by air, car and other modes of transport according to the average speed of each transportation type. For example, the flight time is 1 hour, 50 minutes while the IATA country codes are (WS to CK).

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Travel time by different modes of transport

Depart from Samoa (WS)
Arrives in Cook Islands (CK)
Samoa to Cook Islands distance 1548 km / 962 mil
Avg car duration 17 hours, 12 minutes (90 km/h)
Avg bus duration 25 hours, 48 minutes (60 km/h)
Avg train duration 15 hours, 28 minutes (100 km/h)
Avg flight duration 1 hour, 43 minutes (900 km/h)

* Estimated time when driving in a straight line at the same speed.

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People also ask - FAQ

The shortest way from WS and CK is 1548 kilometers = 962 miles.
To get from WS to CK by plane, you need to travel 1548 kilometers = 962 miles. With an average plane speed of 560 miles, the journey to CK will take about 1 hour, 43 minutes.
You’ll spend approximately 25 hours, 48 minutes travelling from Samoa (WS) to Cook Islands (CK), but you also need to factor in possible stops for a night’s rest, food breaks, refueling your car, and others pauses.
Yes, you can travel to Samoa from Cook Islands provided that the entry regulations are met.