Distance between Armidale and Canberra
The distance from Armidale to Canberra is 739 kilometers by road including 386 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 7 hours and 57 minutes and goes through Uralla, Walcha, Gloucester, Twelve Mile Creek, Ferodale, Balickera and Eagleton.
Shortest distance by air  584 km ✈️ 
Car route length  739 km 🚗 
Driving time  7 h 57 min 
Fuel amount  59.1 L 
Fuel cost  98.7 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Armidale  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
A15 26 km, 20 min


Uralla  26 km  20 min  1.5 L  
21 64 km, 44 min


Walcha  90 km  1 h 04 min  2.6 L  
21 29 121 km, 1 h 26 min


Gloucester  210 km  2 h 31 min  16.4 L  
29 2 77 km, 56 min


Twelve Mile Creek  287 km  3 h 28 min  22.7 L  
2 11 km, 06 min


Ferodale  298 km  3 h 34 min  23.3 L  
A1 9 km, 04 min


Raymond Terrace  307 km  3 h 39 min  24.4 L  
A1 4 km, 02 min


Heatherbrae  311 km  3 h 41 min  24.7 L  
A1 4 km, 03 min


Tomago  315 km  3 h 45 min  25.0 L  
A1 M31 427 km, 4 h 14 min


South Canberra  742 km  7 h 59 min  59.1 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Armidale to Canberra?
Fuel cost: 98.7 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 739 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.67 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Armidale to Canberra?
Driving time: 7 h 57 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 364 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 3 h 18 min
 10 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 6 min
 214 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 2 h 22 min
 74 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 55 min
 33 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 28 min
 28 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 27 min
 13 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 15 min
 1 km with a maximum speed 40 km/h = 1 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Armidale to Canberra by land?
The distance between Armidale and Canberra is 739 km by road including 386 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Armidale and Canberra respectively.
How far is Armidale to Canberra by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Armidale and Canberra is 584 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 Armidale and Canberra respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Armidale from Canberra by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 43 min to cover the distance of 584 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 2 h 39 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 Armidale to Canberra?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 2 h 26 min to cover the distance of 584 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 2 h 46 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 Armidale and Canberra?
The halfway point between Armidale and Canberra is Wyee. It is located about 1 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Wyee to Armidale is 370 km and driving will take about 4 h 16 min. The road between Wyee and Canberra has length 368 km and will take approximately 3 h 40 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Armidale in relation to Canberra?
Armidale is located 584 km northeast of Canberra.
Armidale has geographic coordinates: latitude 30.51336, longitude 151.66661.
Canberra has geographic coordinates: latitude 35.29759, longitude 149.10127.
Which highway goes from Armidale to Canberra?
The route from Armidale to Canberra follows M31, M1.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 2: 79 km
 M23: 67 km
 21: 41 km
 A1: 32 km
 A28: 31 km
 A15: 18 km
 A23: 13 km
 29: 8 km
 M2: 5 km
 A43: 4 km
 B78: 3 km
 A40: 1 km