Distance between Augathella and Cooktown
The distance from Augathella to Cooktown is 1,606 kilometers by road including 20 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 18 hours and 27 minutes and goes through Charters Towers, Tambo, Blackall, Barcaldine, Torrens Creek, Pentland and Stuart.
Shortest distance by air  1,157 km ✈️ 
Car route length  1,606 km 🚗 
Driving time  18 h 27 min 
Fuel amount  128.5 L 
Fuel cost  217.2 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 651 km, 7 h 27 min


Cooktown  1,606 km  18 h 27 min  128.1 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Augathella to Cooktown?
Fuel cost: 217.2 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,606 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.69 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Augathella to Cooktown?
Driving time: 18 h 27 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
 1,260 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 13 h 59 min
 285 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 3 h 33 min
 13 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 11 min
 21 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 20 min
 8 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 9 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Augathella to Cooktown by land?
The distance between Augathella and Cooktown is 1,606 km by road including 20 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Augathella and Cooktown respectively.
How far is Augathella to Cooktown by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Augathella and Cooktown is 1,157 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 Cooktown respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Augathella from Cooktown by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 26 min to cover the distance of 1,157 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 5 h 15 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 Cooktown?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 4 h 49 min to cover the distance of 1,157 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 5 h 30 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 Cooktown?
The halfway point between Augathella and Cooktown is Charters Towers. It is located about 25 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Charters Towers to Augathella is 828 km and driving will take about 9 h 33 min. The road between Charters Towers and Cooktown has length 778 km and will take approximately 8 h 53 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Augathella in relation to Cooktown?
Augathella is located 1,157 km south of Cooktown.
Augathella has geographic coordinates: latitude 25.79685, longitude 146.58914.
Cooktown has geographic coordinates: latitude 15.47266, longitude 145.25342.
Which highway goes from Augathella to Cooktown?
The route from Augathella to Cooktown follows A2, A6, A1, 81.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 19: 89 km
 25: 86 km
 40: 79 km
 1: 34 km