Distance between Barringun and Cairns

The distance from Barringun to Cairns is 1,700 kilometers by road including 23 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 19 hours and 26 minutes and goes through Charleville, Charters Towers, Cunnamulla, Augathella, Tambo, Blackall and Barcaldine.

Shortest distance by air 1,345 km ✈️
Car route length 1,700 km 🚗
Driving time 19 h 26 min
Fuel amount 136 L
Fuel cost 157.8 AUD
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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Barringun 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
B71 A71 119 km, 1 h 19 min
Cunnamulla 119 km 1:19 1 h 19 min 9.3 L
A71 200 km, 2 h 14 min
Charleville 319 km 3:33 3 h 33 min 23.0 L
A2 97 km, 1 h 05 min
Augathella 416 km 4:38 4 h 38 min 31.8 L
A2 105 km, 1 h 10 min
Tambo 520 km 5:49 5 h 49 min 41.2 L
A2 106 km, 1 h 11 min
Blackall 626 km 7:00 7 h 00 min 49.2 L
A2 99 km, 1 h 07 min
Barcaldine 726 km 8:08 8 h 08 min 57.6 L
19 244 km, 2 h 52 min
Torrens Creek 970 km 11:00 11 h 00 min 68.8 L
A6 258 km, 3 h 01 min
Charters Towers 1,228 km 14:01 14 h 01 min 97.3 L
A6 A1 472 km, 5 h 24 min
Cairns 1,700 km 19:26 19 h 26 min 135.9 L
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Barringun 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
B71 A71 119 km, 1 h 19 min
Cunnamulla 119 km 1:19 1 h 19 min 9.3 L
A71 53 km, 35 min
Wyandra 172 km 1:55 1 h 55 min 9.7 L
A71 147 km, 1 h 38 min
Charleville 319 km 3:33 3 h 33 min 23.0 L
A2 97 km, 1 h 05 min
Augathella 416 km 4:38 4 h 38 min 31.8 L
A2 105 km, 1 h 10 min
Tambo 520 km 5:49 5 h 49 min 41.2 L
A2 106 km, 1 h 11 min
Blackall 626 km 7:00 7 h 00 min 49.2 L
A2 99 km, 1 h 07 min
Barcaldine 726 km 8:08 8 h 08 min 57.6 L
19 67 km, 45 min
Aramac 793 km 8:53 8 h 53 min 63.3 L
19 177 km, 2 h 07 min
Torrens Creek 970 km 11:00 11 h 00 min 68.8 L
A6 145 km, 1 h 45 min
Pentland 1,115 km 12:45 12 h 45 min 88.5 L
A6 114 km, 1 h 16 min
Charters Towers 1,228 km 14:01 14 h 01 min 97.3 L
A6 83 km, 55 min
Woodstock 1,311 km 14:57 14 h 57 min 104.5 L
A6 33 km, 22 min
Stuart 1,344 km 15:20 15 h 20 min 107.3 L
A6 A1 11 km, 07 min
Douglas 1,355 km 15:27 15 h 27 min 108.2 L
A1 11 km, 06 min
Shaw 1,366 km 15:34 15 h 34 min 109.0 L
A1 41 km, 27 min
Rollingstone 1,407 km 16:01 16 h 01 min 112.6 L
A1 15 km, 10 min
Mutarnee 1,423 km 16:12 16 h 12 min 113.3 L
A1 12 km, 08 min
Bambaroo 1,435 km 16:20 16 h 20 min 114.3 L
A1 23 km, 15 min
Toobanna 1,458 km 16:35 16 h 35 min 116.6 L
A1 9 km, 06 min
Ingham 1,466 km 16:41 16 h 41 min 116.7 L
A1 50 km, 34 min
Cardwell 1,516 km 17:15 17 h 15 min 120.8 L
A1 45 km, 31 min
Tully 1,562 km 17:46 17 h 46 min 124.6 L
A1 15 km, 10 min
El Arish 1,576 km 17:57 17 h 57 min 125.7 L
A1 8 km, 05 min
Silkwood 1,584 km 18:02 18 h 02 min 126.6 L
A1 20 km, 13 min
Mourilyan 1,605 km 18:16 18 h 16 min 128.3 L
A1 32 km, 23 min
Mirriwinni 1,637 km 18:40 18 h 40 min 130.7 L
A1 4 km, 03 min
Babinda 1,641 km 18:43 18 h 43 min 131.2 L
A1 14 km, 09 min
Deeral 1,655 km 18:52 18 h 52 min 132.1 L
A1 7 km, 04 min
Fishery Falls 1,661 km 18:57 18 h 57 min 132.7 L
A1 14 km, 09 min
Gordonvale 1,675 km 19:07 19 h 07 min 133.6 L
A1 8 km, 06 min
Wrights Creek 1,684 km 19:13 19 h 13 min 134.4 L
A1 5 km, 03 min
Bentley Park 1,689 km 19:16 19 h 16 min 135.0 L
A1 11 km, 09 min
Cairns 1,700 km 19:25 19 h 25 min 135.9 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Barringun to Cairns?

Fuel cost: 157.8 AUD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,700 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 Barringun to Cairns?

Driving time: 19 h 26 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
  • 1,372 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 15 h 14 min
  • 274 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 3 h 25 min
  • 9 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 7 min
  • 21 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 20 min
  • 5 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 5 min

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

How far is Barringun to Cairns by land?

The distance between Barringun and Cairns is 1,700 km by road including 23 km on motorways.

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

How far is Barringun to Cairns by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Barringun and Cairns is 1,345 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 Barringun and Cairns respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Barringun from Cairns by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 40 min to cover the distance of 1,345 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 6 h 6 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 Barringun to Cairns?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 5 h 36 min to cover the distance of 1,345 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 6 h 24 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 Barringun and Cairns?

The halfway point between Barringun and Cairns is Aramac. It is located about 57 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Aramac to Barringun is 793 km and driving will take about 8 h 53 min. The road between Aramac and Cairns has length 908 km and will take approximately 10 h 32 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • Torrens Creek is in 970 km from Barringun and 730 km from Cairns
  • Barcaldine is in 726 km from Barringun and 974 km from Cairns
  • Blackall is in 626 km from Barringun and 1,074 km from Cairns

Where is Barringun in relation to Cairns?

Barringun is located 1,345 km south of Cairns.

Barringun has geographic coordinates: latitude -29.01142, longitude 145.71222.

Cairns has geographic coordinates: latitude -16.9205, longitude 145.77189.

Which highway goes from Barringun to Cairns?

The route from Barringun to Cairns follows A2, A1, A71, A6.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • 19: 89 km
  • 49: 4 km
  • B71: 1 km
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