Distance between Blackwater and Alpha
The distance from Blackwater to Alpha is 244 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 3 hours and 16 minutes and goes through Comet, Yamala, Emerald and Port Wine.
Shortest distance by air  229 km ✈️ 
Car route length  244 km 🚗 
Driving time  3 h 16 min 
Fuel amount  19.5 L 
Fuel cost  31.9 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Blackwater  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
A4 25 km, 29 min


Comet  25 km  29 min  0.9 L  
A4 32 km, 33 min


Destiny Downs  57 km  1 h 02 min  3.3 L  
A4 39 km, 29 min


Emerald  96 km  1 h 31 min  5.8 L  
A4 78 km, 52 min


Bogantungan  173 km  2 h 24 min  13.8 L  
A4 49 km, 36 min


Port Wine  223 km  3 h 01 min  17.0 L  
A4 22 km, 15 min


Alpha  244 km  3 h 16 min  18.9 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Blackwater to Alpha?
Fuel cost: 31.9 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 244 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.63 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Blackwater to Alpha?
Driving time: 3 h 16 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 166 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 1 h 50 min
 64 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 47 min
 2 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 2 min
 1 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 1 min
 12 km with a maximum speed 20 km/h = 35 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Blackwater to Alpha by land?
The distance between Blackwater and Alpha is 244 km by road.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Blackwater and Alpha respectively.
How far is Blackwater to Alpha by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Blackwater and Alpha is 229 km.
This distance is calculated using the Haversine formula as a greatcircle distance between two points on the surface of a sphere. The start and finish points are the centers of Blackwater and Alpha respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Blackwater from Alpha by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 17 min to cover the distance of 229 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 2 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 Blackwater to Alpha?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 57 min to cover the distance of 229 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 5 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 Blackwater and Alpha?
Where is Blackwater in relation to Alpha?
Blackwater is located 229 km east of Alpha.
Blackwater has geographic coordinates: latitude 23.5812, longitude 148.88324.
Alpha has geographic coordinates: latitude 23.64876, longitude 146.63758.
Which highway goes from Blackwater to Alpha?
The route from Blackwater to Alpha follows A4.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 A7: 2 km