Distance between Adelaide and Bordertown
The distance from Adelaide to Bordertown is 271 kilometers by road including 70 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 2 hours and 58 minutes and goes through Murray Bridge, Glen Osmond, Stirling, Bridgewater, Littlehampton, Nairne and Tailem Bend.
Shortest distance by air  250 km ✈️ 
Car route length  271 km 🚗 
Driving time  2 h 58 min 
Fuel amount  21.7 L 
Fuel cost  34.7 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Adelaide  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
A1 5 km, 05 min


Glen Osmond  5 km  05 min  0.4 L  
A1 M1 10 km, 06 min


Stirling  16 km  12 min  1.2 L  
M1 5 km, 02 min


Bridgewater  20 km  14 min  1.4 L  
M1 17 km, 09 min


Littlehampton  37 km  24 min  2.5 L  
M1 36 km, 19 min


Murray Bridge  73 km  44 min  5.5 L  
M1 A1 22 km, 14 min


Tailem Bend  95 km  58 min  6.5 L  
A1 A8 63 km, 42 min


Coonalpyn  158 km  1 h 41 min  11.8 L  
A8 31 km, 21 min


Tintinara  189 km  2 h 02 min  14.1 L  
A8 81 km, 55 min


Bordertown  271 km  2 h 58 min  20.7 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Adelaide to Bordertown?
Fuel cost: 34.7 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 271 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.6 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Adelaide to Bordertown?
Driving time: 2 h 58 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 60 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 32 min
 9 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 5 min
 175 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 1 h 56 min
 14 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 10 min
 10 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 10 min
 3 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 3 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Adelaide to Bordertown by land?
The distance between Adelaide and Bordertown is 271 km by road including 70 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Adelaide and Bordertown respectively.
How far is Adelaide to Bordertown by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Adelaide and Bordertown is 250 km.
This distance is calculated using the Haversine formula as a greatcircle distance between two points on the surface of a sphere. The start and finish points are the centers of Adelaide and Bordertown respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Adelaide from Bordertown by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 18 min to cover the distance of 250 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 8 min to flight this distance at average speed of 220 km/h.
This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, airport location and other real world factors.
How long is a helicopter ride from Adelaide to Bordertown?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 1 h 2 min to cover the distance of 250 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 11 min to flight this distance at average speed of 210 km/h.
This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, aerodrome location and other real world factors.
What city is halfway between Adelaide and Bordertown?
The halfway point between Adelaide and Bordertown is Yumali. It is located about 1 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Yumali to Adelaide is 136 km and driving will take about 1 h 26 min. The road between Yumali and Bordertown has length 134 km and will take approximately 1 h 32 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Adelaide in relation to Bordertown?
Adelaide is located 250 km northwest of Bordertown.
Adelaide has geographic coordinates: latitude 34.92743, longitude 138.5999.
Bordertown has geographic coordinates: latitude 36.31084, longitude 140.77318.
Which highway goes from Adelaide to Bordertown?
The route from Adelaide to Bordertown follows A8.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 M1: 69 km
 A1: 25 km
 B57: 11 km