Distance between Adelaide and Canberra

The distance from Adelaide to Canberra is 1,164 kilometers by road including 218 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 12 hours and 50 minutes and goes through Murray Bridge, Wagga Wagga, Glen Osmond, Stirling, Bridgewater, Littlehampton and Nairne.

Shortest distance by air 956 km ✈️
Car route length 1,164 km 🚗
Driving time 12 h 50 min
Fuel amount 93.1 L
Fuel cost 110.8 AUD
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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Adelaide 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
A1 5 km, 05 min
Glen Osmond 5 km 0:05 05 min 0.4 L
A1 M1 10 km, 06 min
Stirling 16 km 0:12 12 min 1.2 L
M1 5 km, 02 min
Bridgewater 20 km 0:14 14 min 1.4 L
M1 17 km, 09 min
Littlehampton 37 km 0:24 24 min 2.5 L
M1 36 km, 19 min
Murray Bridge 73 km 0:44 44 min 5.5 L
M1 A1 32 km, 21 min
Tailem Bend 106 km 1:05 1 h 05 min 6.5 L
B12 88 km, 59 min
Lameroo 194 km 2:05 2 h 05 min 13.9 L
B12 A20 722 km, 8 h 09 min
Wagga Wagga 916 km 10:14 10 h 14 min 73.1 L
A20 M31 248 km, 2 h 35 min
South Canberra 1,164 km 12:50 12 h 50 min 92.8 L
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Adelaide 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
A1 5 km, 05 min
Glen Osmond 5 km 0:05 05 min 0.4 L
A1 M1 2 km, 01 min
Mount Osmond 7 km 0:07 07 min 0.5 L
M1 7 km, 04 min
Crafers 14 km 0:11 11 min 1.1 L
M1 1 km, 00 min
Stirling 16 km 0:12 12 min 1.2 L
M1 5 km, 02 min
Bridgewater 20 km 0:14 14 min 1.4 L
M1 7 km, 03 min
Hahndorf 28 km 0:18 18 min 2.0 L
M1 10 km, 05 min
Littlehampton 37 km 0:24 24 min 2.5 L
M1 36 km, 19 min
Murray Bridge 73 km 0:44 44 min 5.5 L
M1 A1 32 km, 21 min
Tailem Bend 106 km 1:05 1 h 05 min 6.5 L
B12 25 km, 16 min
Sherlock 130 km 1:22 1 h 22 min 10.4 L
B12 8 km, 05 min
Buccleuch 138 km 1:27 1 h 27 min 10.5 L
B12 18 km, 12 min
Jabuk 156 km 1:39 1 h 39 min 12.5 L
B12 9 km, 05 min
Geranium 165 km 1:45 1 h 45 min 12.5 L
B12 29 km, 19 min
Lameroo 194 km 2:05 2 h 05 min 13.9 L
B12 30 km, 20 min
Parilla 224 km 2:25 2 h 25 min 17.1 L
B12 16 km, 11 min
Pinnaroo 239 km 2:36 2 h 36 min 18.7 L
B12 29 km, 19 min
Murrayville 268 km 2:56 2 h 56 min 21.2 L
B12 16 km, 11 min
Cowangie 284 km 3:07 3 h 07 min 21.8 L
B12 22 km, 14 min
Boinka 307 km 3:22 3 h 22 min 24.5 L
B12 10 km, 06 min
Linga 317 km 3:29 3 h 29 min 24.6 L
B12 22 km, 15 min
Torrita 338 km 3:44 3 h 44 min 27.0 L
B12 18 km, 12 min
Walpeup 356 km 3:56 3 h 56 min 27.1 L
B12 19 km, 13 min
Ouyen 376 km 4:09 4 h 09 min 29.9 L
B12 62 km, 42 min
Manangatang 438 km 4:52 4 h 52 min 32.5 L
B12 44 km, 30 min
Tooleybuc 482 km 5:22 5 h 22 min 38.0 L
MR 694 9 km, 06 min
Kyalite 491 km 5:28 5 h 28 min 39.1 L
MR 694 21 km, 14 min
Balranald 512 km 5:42 5 h 42 min 39.6 L
MR 694 A20 141 km, 1 h 34 min
Hay South 653 km 7:17 7 h 17 min 52.2 L
A20 11 km, 07 min
Hay 664 km 7:24 7 h 24 min 52.3 L
A20 86 km, 57 min
Darlington Point 750 km 8:21 8 h 21 min 56.6 L
A20 96 km, 1 h 04 min
Sandigo 845 km 9:25 9 h 25 min 66.3 L
A20 18 km, 12 min
Galore 864 km 9:38 9 h 38 min 68.9 L
A20 27 km, 17 min
Collingullie 890 km 9:55 9 h 55 min 70.2 L
A20 17 km, 11 min
Yarragundry 907 km 10:07 10 h 07 min 72.3 L
A20 4 km, 02 min
San Isidore 911 km 10:09 10 h 09 min 72.9 L
A20 1 km, 00 min
Moorong 913 km 10:10 10 h 10 min 72.9 L
A20 3 km, 02 min
Wagga Wagga 916 km 10:13 10 h 13 min 73.1 L
A20 5 km, 04 min
East Wagga Wagga 921 km 10:18 10 h 18 min 73.5 L
A20 2 km, 02 min
Gumly Gumly 923 km 10:20 10 h 20 min 73.8 L
A20 4 km, 03 min
Forest Hill 927 km 10:23 10 h 23 min 73.9 L
A20 5 km, 03 min
Alfredtown 932 km 10:27 10 h 27 min 74.5 L
A20 20 km, 13 min
Tarcutta 953 km 10:40 10 h 40 min 75.1 L
A20 M31 41 km, 23 min
South Gundagai 994 km 11:04 11 h 04 min 79.3 L
M31 8 km, 04 min
Gundagai 1,003 km 11:09 11 h 09 min 79.8 L
M31 10 km, 06 min
Mingay 1,012 km 11:15 11 h 15 min 80.9 L
M31 11 km, 06 min
Coolac 1,023 km 11:21 11 h 21 min 81.1 L
M31 14 km, 07 min
Jugiong 1,038 km 11:29 11 h 29 min 82.7 L
M31 29 km, 15 min
Bookham 1,067 km 11:45 11 h 45 min 85.2 L
M31 19 km, 10 min
Bowning 1,086 km 11:55 11 h 55 min 86.6 L
M31 13 km, 07 min
Yass 1,099 km 12:03 12 h 03 min 87.3 L
M31 A25 20 km, 12 min
Murrumbateman 1,119 km 12:15 12 h 15 min 88.8 L
A25 25 km, 16 min
Hall 1,144 km 12:32 12 h 32 min 91.4 L
A25 3 km, 02 min
Nicholls 1,147 km 12:34 12 h 34 min 91.7 L
A25 3 km, 02 min
Kaleen 1,150 km 12:37 12 h 37 min 92.0 L
A25 2 km, 01 min
Mitchell 1,153 km 12:38 12 h 38 min 92.2 L
A25 4 km, 03 min
North Canberra 1,157 km 12:42 12 h 42 min 92.2 L
A23 7 km, 06 min
South Canberra 1,164 km 12:49 12 h 49 min 92.8 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Adelaide to Canberra?

Fuel cost: 110.8 AUD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,164 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.19 AUD / L)

You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.

How long is a car ride from Adelaide to Canberra?

Driving time: 12 h 50 min

This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.

  • 203 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 1 h 50 min
  • 9 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 5 min
  • 861 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 9 h 34 min
  • 46 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 34 min
  • 4 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 3 min
  • 36 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 35 min
  • 6 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 6 min

The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.

How far is Adelaide to Canberra by land?

The distance between Adelaide and Canberra is 1,164 km by road including 218 km on motorways.

Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Adelaide and Canberra respectively.

How far is Adelaide to Canberra by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Adelaide and Canberra is 956 km.

This distance is calculated using the Haversine formula as a great-circle distance between two points on the surface of a sphere. The start and finish points are the centers of Adelaide and Canberra respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Adelaide from Canberra by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 11 min to cover the distance of 956 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 4 h 20 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 Canberra?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 3 h 59 min to cover the distance of 956 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 4 h 33 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 Canberra?

The halfway point between Adelaide and Canberra is Balranald. It is located about 70 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Balranald to Adelaide is 512 km and driving will take about 5 h 42 min. The road between Balranald and Canberra has length 652 km and will take approximately 7 h 7 min.

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Where is Adelaide in relation to Canberra?

Adelaide is located 956 km west of Canberra.

Adelaide has geographic coordinates: latitude -34.92743, longitude 138.5999.

Canberra has geographic coordinates: latitude -35.29759, longitude 149.10127.

Which highway goes from Adelaide to Canberra?

The route from Adelaide to Canberra follows A20, B12, M31.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • M1: 69 km
  • A25: 53 km
  • MR 694: 49 km
  • A1: 25 km
  • A23: 7 km
  • B57: 7 km
  • A8: 3 km
  • A41: 3 km
  • B400: 2 km
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