Distance between Ballina and Brisbane

The distance from Ballina to Brisbane is 186 kilometers by road including 179 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 1 hour and 48 minutes and goes through Tweed Heads, North Ballina, Crabbes Creek, Chinderah, Tweed Heads South, Tweed Heads West and Pacific Pines.

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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Ballina 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
M1 50 km, 28 min
Crabbes Creek 50 km 0:28 28 min 3.8 L
M1 26 km, 14 min
Chinderah 76 km 0:42 42 min 5.7 L
M1 8 km, 04 min
Tweed Heads South 84 km 0:47 47 min 6.6 L
M1 4 km, 02 min
Tweed Heads West 87 km 0:49 49 min 6.8 L
M1 37 km, 22 min
Pacific Pines 124 km 1:11 1 h 11 min 9.8 L
M1 20 km, 11 min
Ormeau 145 km 1:22 1 h 22 min 11.5 L
M1 4 km, 02 min
Yatala 149 km 1:25 1 h 25 min 11.7 L
M1 12 km, 07 min
Daisy Hill 162 km 1:32 1 h 32 min 12.8 L
M1 M3 25 km, 15 min
Brisbane 186 km 1:47 1 h 47 min 14.8 L
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Ballina 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
M1 14 km, 09 min
Knockrow 14 km 0:09 09 min 1.0 L
M1 5 km, 02 min
Newrybar 19 km 0:11 11 min 1.5 L
M1 9 km, 04 min
Ewingsdale 28 km 0:16 16 min 2.1 L
M1 9 km, 04 min
Brunswick Heads 37 km 0:21 21 min 2.8 L
M1 8 km, 04 min
Billinudgel 44 km 0:25 25 min 3.4 L
M1 5 km, 02 min
Crabbes Creek 50 km 0:28 28 min 3.8 L
M1 26 km, 14 min
Chinderah 76 km 0:42 42 min 5.7 L
M1 8 km, 04 min
Tweed Heads South 84 km 0:47 47 min 6.6 L
M1 4 km, 02 min
Tweed Heads West 87 km 0:49 49 min 6.8 L
M1 37 km, 22 min
Pacific Pines 124 km 1:11 1 h 11 min 9.8 L
M1 10 km, 05 min
Pimpama 135 km 1:16 1 h 16 min 10.5 L
M1 10 km, 05 min
Ormeau 145 km 1:22 1 h 22 min 11.5 L
M1 4 km, 02 min
Yatala 149 km 1:24 1 h 24 min 11.7 L
M1 12 km, 07 min
Daisy Hill 162 km 1:32 1 h 32 min 12.8 L
M1 M3 25 km, 15 min
Brisbane 186 km 1:47 1 h 47 min 14.8 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Ballina to Brisbane?

Fuel cost: 17.3 AUD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 186 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.16 AUD / L)

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How long is a car ride from Ballina to Brisbane?

Driving time: 1 h 48 min

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

  • 102 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 55 min
  • 74 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 44 min
  • 3 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 2 min
  • 6 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 4 min

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

How far is Ballina to Brisbane by land?

The distance between Ballina and Brisbane is 186 km by road including 179 km on motorways.

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

How far is Ballina to Brisbane by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Ballina and Brisbane is 164 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 Ballina and Brisbane respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Ballina from Brisbane by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 12 min to cover the distance of 164 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 44 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 Ballina to Brisbane?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 41 min to cover the distance of 164 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 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 Ballina and Brisbane?

The halfway point between Ballina and Brisbane is Tweed Heads West. It is located about 6 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Tweed Heads West to Ballina is 87 km and driving will take about 49 min. The road between Tweed Heads West and Brisbane has length 99 km and will take approximately 58 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • Tweed Heads South is in 84 km from Ballina and 103 km from Brisbane
  • Chinderah is in 76 km from Ballina and 110 km from Brisbane

Where is Ballina in relation to Brisbane?

Ballina is located 164 km south-east of Brisbane.

Ballina has geographic coordinates: latitude -28.86347, longitude 153.56197.

Brisbane has geographic coordinates: latitude -27.46897, longitude 153.0235.

Which highway goes from Ballina to Brisbane?

The route from Ballina to Brisbane follows M1.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • M3: 16 km
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