Distance between Augathella and Cairns
The distance from Augathella to Cairns is 1,300 kilometers by road including 23 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 14 hours and 58 minutes and goes through Charters Towers, Tambo, Blackall, Barcaldine, Torrens Creek, Pentland and Stuart.
Shortest distance by air  991 km ✈️ 
Car route length  1,300 km 🚗 
Driving time  14 h 58 min 
Fuel amount  104 L 
Fuel cost  173.7 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Augathella  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
A2 120 km, 1 h 21 min


Tambo  120 km  1 h 21 min  9.1 L  
A2 106 km, 1 h 11 min


Blackall  226 km  2 h 32 min  17.2 L  
A2 99 km, 1 h 07 min


Barcaldine  326 km  3 h 40 min  25.6 L  
19 244 km, 2 h 52 min


Torrens Creek  570 km  6 h 32 min  36.8 L  
A6 145 km, 1 h 45 min


Pentland  715 km  8 h 17 min  56.4 L  
A6 114 km, 1 h 16 min


Charters Towers  828 km  9 h 33 min  65.3 L  
A6 116 km, 1 h 18 min


Stuart  944 km  10 h 52 min  75.2 L  
A6 A1 11 km, 07 min


Douglas  955 km  11 h 00 min  76.2 L  
A1 345 km, 3 h 58 min


Cairns  1,300 km  14 h 58 min  103.9 L 
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Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Augathella to Cairns?
Fuel cost: 173.7 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,300 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 Augathella to Cairns?
Driving time: 14 h 58 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 20 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 11 min
 979 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 10 h 52 min
 270 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 3 h 22 min
 9 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 7 min
 17 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 Augathella to Cairns by land?
The distance between Augathella and Cairns is 1,300 km by road including 23 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Augathella and Cairns respectively.
How far is Augathella to Cairns by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Augathella and Cairns is 991 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 Augathella and Cairns respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Augathella from Cairns by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 14 min to cover the distance of 991 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 4 h 30 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 Augathella to Cairns?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 4 h 7 min to cover the distance of 991 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 4 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 Augathella and Cairns?
The halfway point between Augathella and Cairns is Pentland. It is located about 65 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Pentland to Augathella is 715 km and driving will take about 8 h 17 min. The road between Pentland and Cairns has length 586 km and will take approximately 6 h 40 min.
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Where is Augathella in relation to Cairns?
Augathella is located 991 km south of Cairns.
Augathella has geographic coordinates: latitude 25.79685, longitude 146.58914.
Cairns has geographic coordinates: latitude 16.9205, longitude 145.77189.
Which highway goes from Augathella to Cairns?
The route from Augathella to Cairns follows A1, A2, A6.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 19: 89 km