Distance between Ballarat and Darwin

The distance from Ballarat to Darwin is 3,642 kilometers by road including 150 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 40 hours and 46 minutes and goes through Horsham, Murray Bridge, Adelaide, Port Augusta and Alice Springs.

Shortest distance by air 3,077 km ✈️
Car route length 3,642 km 🚗
Driving time 40 h 46 min
Fuel amount 291.4 L
Fuel cost 492.4 AUD
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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Ballarat Central 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
A300 4 km, 03 min
Wendouree 4 km 0:03 03 min 0.2 L
A300 7 km, 04 min
Mitchell Park 10 km 0:07 07 min 0.5 L
M8 82 km, 50 min
Ararat 93 km 0:58 58 min 6.8 L
A8 106 km, 1 h 14 min
Horsham 199 km 2:12 2 h 12 min 14.7 L
A8 340 km, 3 h 53 min
Murray Bridge 539 km 6:06 6 h 06 min 42.9 L
A1 M1 73 km, 43 min
Adelaide 612 km 6:49 6 h 49 min 48.9 L
R1 A1 307 km, 3 h 28 min
Port Augusta 919 km 10:17 10 h 17 min 73.3 L
A1 A87 1,227 km, 13 h 40 min
Alice Springs 2,146 km 23:58 23 h 58 min 171.6 L
87 1,496 km, 16 h 47 min
Darwin 3,642 km 40:45 40 h 45 min 291.2 L
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Ballarat Central 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
A300 4 km, 03 min
Wendouree 4 km 0:03 03 min 0.2 L
A300 7 km, 04 min
Mitchell Park 10 km 0:07 07 min 0.5 L
M8 82 km, 50 min
Ararat 93 km 0:58 58 min 6.8 L
A8 17 km, 12 min
Great Western 110 km 1:10 1 h 10 min 8.7 L
A8 12 km, 08 min
Stawell 122 km 1:19 1 h 19 min 9.3 L
A8 25 km, 17 min
Dadswells Bridge 147 km 1:36 1 h 36 min 11.3 L
A8 52 km, 35 min
Horsham 199 km 2:12 2 h 12 min 14.7 L
A8 34 km, 23 min
Dimboola 232 km 2:35 2 h 35 min 17.1 L
A8 43 km, 29 min
Nhill 276 km 3:05 3 h 05 min 20.1 L
A8 29 km, 20 min
Kaniva 305 km 3:25 3 h 25 min 24.0 L
A8 6 km, 04 min
Lillimur 311 km 3:30 3 h 30 min 24.8 L
A8 32 km, 21 min
Bordertown 343 km 3:51 3 h 51 min 26.5 L
A8 21 km, 14 min
Wirrega 364 km 4:06 4 h 06 min 28.4 L
A8 29 km, 19 min
Keith 393 km 4:26 4 h 26 min 30.0 L
A8 32 km, 21 min
Tintinara 425 km 4:48 4 h 48 min 32.9 L
A8 14 km, 09 min
Culburra 439 km 4:58 4 h 58 min 35.0 L
A8 17 km, 11 min
Coonalpyn 456 km 5:09 5 h 09 min 35.6 L
A8 14 km, 09 min
Ki Ki 470 km 5:19 5 h 19 min 37.4 L
A8 8 km, 05 min
Yumali 478 km 5:24 5 h 24 min 38.1 L
A8 6 km, 04 min
Coomandook 484 km 5:28 5 h 28 min 38.6 L
A8 35 km, 23 min
Tailem Bend 519 km 5:52 5 h 52 min 40.4 L
A1 19 km, 13 min
Murray Bridge 539 km 6:05 6 h 05 min 42.9 L
A1 M1 38 km, 20 min
Littlehampton 576 km 6:26 6 h 26 min 45.6 L
M1 10 km, 05 min
Hahndorf 586 km 6:31 6 h 31 min 46.7 L
M1 7 km, 03 min
Bridgewater 593 km 6:35 6 h 35 min 47.2 L
M1 5 km, 02 min
Stirling 599 km 6:38 6 h 38 min 47.8 L
M1 1 km, 00 min
Crafers 600 km 6:39 6 h 39 min 48.0 L
M1 9 km, 06 min
Glen Osmond 609 km 6:45 6 h 45 min 48.6 L
A1 3 km, 03 min
Adelaide 612 km 6:48 6 h 48 min 48.9 L
R1 4 km, 03 min
North Adelaide 616 km 6:52 6 h 52 min 49.2 L
R1 M2 22 km, 15 min
Waterloo Corner 638 km 7:08 7 h 08 min 50.5 L
M2 9 km, 05 min
Virginia 647 km 7:14 7 h 14 min 51.6 L
A1 8 km, 05 min
Two Wells 655 km 7:19 7 h 19 min 52.3 L
A1 10 km, 06 min
Lower Light 665 km 7:25 7 h 25 min 53.1 L
A1 8 km, 05 min
Dublin 673 km 7:31 7 h 31 min 53.4 L
A1 11 km, 07 min
Wild Horse Plains 684 km 7:38 7 h 38 min 54.3 L
A1 29 km, 19 min
Port Wakefield 713 km 7:58 7 h 58 min 55.3 L
A1 27 km, 18 min
Lochiel 740 km 8:16 8 h 16 min 58.8 L
A1 19 km, 12 min
Snowtown 759 km 8:29 8 h 29 min 59.6 L
A1 32 km, 21 min
Redhill 791 km 8:51 8 h 51 min 62.5 L
A1 11 km, 07 min
Merriton 803 km 8:58 8 h 58 min 64.2 L
A1 10 km, 06 min
Crystal Brook 813 km 9:05 9 h 05 min 64.2 L
A1 15 km, 10 min
Warnertown 828 km 9:15 9 h 15 min 66.1 L
A1 11 km, 07 min
Napperby 838 km 9:22 9 h 22 min 66.7 L
A1 81 km, 54 min
Port Augusta 919 km 10:16 10 h 16 min 73.3 L
A1 A87 166 km, 1 h 51 min
Pimba 1,085 km 12:08 12 h 08 min 86.1 L
A87 49 km, 32 min
Wirraminna 1,134 km 12:41 12 h 41 min 87.5 L
A87 78 km, 51 min
Glendambo 1,213 km 13:33 13 h 33 min 95.6 L
A87 90 km, 59 min
Mount Eba 1,302 km 14:33 14 h 33 min 103.0 L
A87 164 km, 1 h 49 min
Coober Pedy 1,466 km 16:22 16 h 22 min 113.7 L
A87 213 km, 2 h 22 min
Marla 1,679 km 18:44 18 h 44 min 132.9 L
A87 193 km, 2 h 08 min
Kulgera 1,872 km 20:53 20 h 53 min 149.7 L
87 183 km, 2 h 01 min
Stuarts Well 2,055 km 22:55 22 h 55 min 164.3 L
87 89 km, 1 h 00 min
Mpwetyerre 2,144 km 23:55 23 h 55 min 171.4 L
87 2 km, 01 min
Alice Springs 2,146 km 23:57 23 h 57 min 171.6 L
87 183 km, 2 h 03 min
Pmara Jutunta 2,329 km 26:01 26 h 01 min 185.8 L
87 10 km, 07 min
Ti Tree 2,340 km 26:08 26 h 08 min 187.0 L
87 62 km, 41 min
Wilora 2,401 km 26:49 26 h 49 min 191.3 L
87 252 km, 2 h 49 min
Tennant Creek 2,654 km 29:38 29 h 38 min 212.2 L
87 253 km, 2 h 50 min
Elliott 2,906 km 32:29 32 h 29 min 232.2 L
87 239 km, 2 h 40 min
Larrimah 3,145 km 35:09 35 h 09 min 251.6 L
1 75 km, 50 min
Mataranka 3,220 km 36:00 36 h 00 min 257.5 L
1 108 km, 1 h 12 min
Katherine 3,328 km 37:12 37 h 12 min 265.9 L
1 94 km, 1 h 03 min
Pine Creek 3,422 km 38:15 38 h 15 min 273.0 L
1 108 km, 1 h 12 min
Adelaide River 3,530 km 39:28 39 h 28 min 282.3 L
1 66 km, 44 min
Livingstone 3,596 km 40:12 40 h 12 min 287.4 L
1 5 km, 03 min
Noonamah 3,601 km 40:16 40 h 16 min 288.0 L
1 6 km, 03 min
Humpty Doo 3,607 km 40:20 40 h 20 min 288.3 L
1 9 km, 06 min
Howard Springs 3,616 km 40:26 40 h 26 min 289.1 L
1 4 km, 02 min
Palmerston Indigenous Village 3,620 km 40:29 40 h 29 min 289.5 L
1 2 km, 01 min
Yarrawonga 3,623 km 40:30 40 h 30 min 289.8 L
1 A15 17 km, 11 min
Woolner 3,639 km 40:42 40 h 42 min 291.0 L
A15 3 km, 02 min
Darwin 3,642 km 40:44 40 h 44 min 291.2 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Ballarat to Darwin?

Fuel cost: 492.4 AUD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 3,642 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 Ballarat to Darwin?

Driving time: 40 h 46 min

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

  • 132 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 1 h 11 min
  • 5 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 2 min
  • 3,340 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 37 h 6 min
  • 88 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 1 h 5 min
  • 7 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 6 min
  • 61 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 1 h
  • 9 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 10 min

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

How far is Ballarat to Darwin by land?

The distance between Ballarat and Darwin is 3,642 km by road including 150 km on motorways.

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

How far is Ballarat to Darwin by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Ballarat and Darwin is 3,077 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 Ballarat and Darwin respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Ballarat from Darwin by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 3 h 50 min to cover the distance of 3,077 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 13 h 59 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 Ballarat to Darwin?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 12 h 49 min to cover the distance of 3,077 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 14 h 39 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 Ballarat and Darwin?

The halfway point between Ballarat and Darwin is Kulgera. It is located about 51 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Kulgera to Ballarat is 1,872 km and driving will take about 20 h 53 min. The road between Kulgera and Darwin has length 1,770 km and will take approximately 19 h 52 min.

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Where is Ballarat in relation to Darwin?

Ballarat is located 3,077 km south-east of Darwin.

Ballarat has geographic coordinates: latitude -37.56226, longitude 143.86071.

Darwin has geographic coordinates: latitude -12.46044, longitude 130.84105.

Which highway goes from Ballarat to Darwin?

The route from Ballarat to Darwin follows 87, A87, 1, A8, A1.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • M1: 69 km
  • M8: 59 km
  • M2: 19 km
  • A15: 17 km
  • B57: 10 km
  • R1: 7 km
  • A300: 4 km
  • A200: 1 km
  • A2: 1 km
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