Distance between Balranald and Parkes
The distance from Balranald to Parkes is 525 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 6 hours and 4 minutes and goes through Hay, West Wyalong, Forbes, Rankins Springs, Weethalle and Wyalong.
|Shortest distance by air||457 km ✈️|
|Car route length||525 km 🚗|
|Driving time||6 h 4 min|
|Fuel amount||42 L|
|Fuel cost||73 AUD|
|Balranald||0 km||00 min||0.0 L|
A20 151 km, 1 h 42 min
|Hay||151 km||1 h 42 min||10.4 L|
B64 89 km, 1 h 00 min
|Goolgowi||240 km||2 h 42 min||19.2 L|
B64 54 km, 36 min
|Rankins Springs||294 km||3 h 18 min||21.9 L|
B64 40 km, 27 min
|Weethalle||334 km||3 h 46 min||25.4 L|
B64 36 km, 24 min
|West Wyalong||370 km||4 h 10 min||28.0 L|
B64 A39 21 km, 15 min
|Wyalong||391 km||4 h 26 min||31.2 L|
A39 27 km, 18 min
|Marsden||418 km||4 h 45 min||33.1 L|
A39 67 km, 48 min
|Forbes||485 km||5 h 33 min||37.3 L|
A39 39 km, 30 min
|Parkes||525 km||6 h 04 min||40.3 L|
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Balranald to Parkes?
Fuel cost: 73 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 525 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.74 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Balranald to Parkes?
Driving time: 6 h 4 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
- 81 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 1 h
- 1 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 1 min
- 13 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 15 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Balranald to Parkes by land?
The distance between Balranald and Parkes is 525 km by road.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Balranald and Parkes respectively.
How far is Balranald to Parkes by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Balranald and Parkes is 457 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 Parkes respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Balranald from Parkes by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 34 min to cover the distance of 457 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 2 h 4 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 Parkes?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 1 h 54 min to cover the distance of 457 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 2 h 10 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 Parkes?
The halfway point between Balranald and Parkes is Goolgowi. It is located about 22 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Balranald in relation to Parkes?
Balranald is located 457 km south-west of Parkes.
Balranald has geographic coordinates: latitude -34.64087, longitude 143.56576.
Parkes has geographic coordinates: latitude -33.13681, longitude 148.17548.
Which highway goes from Balranald to Parkes?
The route from Balranald to Parkes follows B64, A39, A20.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
- B75: 2 km