Distance between Adelaide and Hay
The distance from Adelaide to Hay is 654 kilometers by road including 70 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 7 hours and 18 minutes and goes through Murray Bridge, Glen Osmond, Stirling, Bridgewater, Littlehampton, Nairne and Tailem Bend.
Shortest distance by air  573 km ✈️ 
Car route length  654 km 🚗 
Driving time  7 h 18 min 
Fuel amount  52.3 L 
Fuel cost  87.8 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 32 km, 21 min


Tailem Bend  106 km  1 h 05 min  6.5 L  
B12 88 km, 59 min


Lameroo  194 km  2 h 05 min  13.9 L  
B12 46 km, 31 min


Pinnaroo  239 km  2 h 36 min  18.7 L  
B12 414 km, 4 h 41 min


Hay  654 km  7 h 18 min  52.2 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Adelaide to Hay?
Fuel cost: 87.8 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 654 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.68 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Adelaide to Hay?
Driving time: 7 h 18 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
 541 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 6 h
 20 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 15 min
 18 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 17 min
 5 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 Hay by land?
The distance between Adelaide and Hay is 654 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 Hay respectively.
How far is Adelaide to Hay by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Adelaide and Hay is 573 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 Hay respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Adelaide from Hay by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 42 min to cover the distance of 573 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 2 h 36 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 Hay?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 2 h 23 min to cover the distance of 573 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 2 h 43 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 Hay?
The halfway point between Adelaide and Hay is Linga. It is located about 10 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Linga to Adelaide is 317 km and driving will take about 3 h 29 min. The road between Linga and Hay has length 337 km and will take approximately 3 h 49 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Adelaide in relation to Hay?
Adelaide is located 573 km west of Hay.
Adelaide has geographic coordinates: latitude 34.92743, longitude 138.5999.
Hay has geographic coordinates: latitude 34.50926, longitude 144.84249.
Which highway goes from Adelaide to Hay?
The route from Adelaide to Hay follows B12, A20.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 M1: 69 km
 MR 694: 49 km
 A1: 25 km
 B57: 7 km
 A8: 3 km
 B400: 2 km
 B75: 1 km