Distance between Balranald and Forbes

The distance from Balranald to Forbes is 491 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 5 hours and 38 minutes and goes through Hay, West Wyalong, Rankins Springs, Weethalle and Wyalong.

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Point Distance Time Fuel
Balranald 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
A20 151 km, 1 h 42 min
Hay 151 km 1:42 1 h 42 min 10.4 L
B64 89 km, 1 h 00 min
Goolgowi 240 km 2:42 2 h 42 min 19.2 L
B64 54 km, 36 min
Rankins Springs 294 km 3:18 3 h 18 min 21.9 L
B64 40 km, 27 min
Weethalle 334 km 3:46 3 h 46 min 25.4 L
B64 36 km, 24 min
West Wyalong 370 km 4:10 4 h 10 min 28.0 L
B64 A39 21 km, 15 min
Wyalong 391 km 4:26 4 h 26 min 31.2 L
A39 27 km, 18 min
Marsden 418 km 4:45 4 h 45 min 33.1 L
A39 73 km, 52 min
Forbes 491 km 5:37 5 h 37 min 37.3 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Balranald to Forbes?

Fuel cost: 68.8 AUD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 491 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.75 AUD / L)

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How long is a car ride from Balranald to Forbes?

Driving time: 5 h 38 min

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

  • 428 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 4 h 45 min
  • 51 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 38 min
  • 11 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 13 min

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

How far is Balranald to Forbes by land?

The distance between Balranald and Forbes is 491 km by road.

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

How far is Balranald to Forbes by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Balranald and Forbes is 433 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 Balranald and Forbes respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Balranald from Forbes by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 32 min to cover the distance of 433 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 58 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 Balranald to Forbes?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 1 h 48 min to cover the distance of 433 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 2 h 3 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 Balranald and Forbes?

The halfway point between Balranald and Forbes is Goolgowi. It is located about 5 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Goolgowi to Balranald is 240 km and driving will take about 2 h 42 min. The road between Goolgowi and Forbes has length 251 km and will take approximately 2 h 55 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • Rankins Springs is in 294 km from Balranald and 197 km from Forbes

Where is Balranald in relation to Forbes?

Balranald is located 433 km south-west of Forbes.

Balranald has geographic coordinates: latitude -34.64087, longitude 143.56576.

Forbes has geographic coordinates: latitude -33.38425, longitude 148.00966.

Which highway goes from Balranald to Forbes?

The route from Balranald to Forbes follows B64, A20, A39.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • B75: 2 km
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