Distance between Bourke and Iron Knob
The distance from Bourke to Iron Knob is 1,101 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 12 hours and 28 minutes and goes through Broken Hill, Port Augusta, Cobar, Wilcannia, Peterborough, Orroroo and Wilmington.
Shortest distance by air  885 km ✈️ 
Car route length  1,101 km 🚗 
Driving time  12 h 28 min 
Fuel amount  88.1 L 
Fuel cost  140.9 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Bourke  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
B87 163 km, 1 h 52 min


Cobar  163 km  1 h 52 min  10.2 L  
A32 201 km, 2 h 15 min


Wilcannia  365 km  4 h 07 min  18.8 L  
A32 235 km, 2 h 38 min


Broken Hill  600 km  6 h 46 min  42.8 L  
A32 214 km, 2 h 25 min


Yunta  814 km  9 h 11 min  65.0 L  
A32 91 km, 1 h 02 min


Peterborough  905 km  10 h 13 min  70.9 L  
B56 32 km, 22 min


Orroroo  937 km  10 h 36 min  74.0 L  
B56 37 km, 25 min


Wilmington  975 km  11 h 01 min  76.0 L  
B56 A1 53 km, 36 min


Port Augusta  1,028 km  11 h 37 min  82.0 L  
A1 73 km, 50 min


Iron Knob  1,101 km  12 h 28 min  87.9 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Bourke to Iron Knob?
Fuel cost: 140.9 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,101 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.6 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Bourke to Iron Knob?
Driving time: 12 h 28 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 1,026 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 11 h 23 min
 52 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 39 min
 7 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 6 min
 15 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 17 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Bourke to Iron Knob by land?
The distance between Bourke and Iron Knob is 1,101 km by road.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Bourke and Iron Knob respectively.
How far is Bourke to Iron Knob by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Bourke and Iron Knob is 885 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 Bourke and Iron Knob respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Bourke from Iron Knob by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 6 min to cover the distance of 885 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 4 h 1 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 Bourke to Iron Knob?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 3 h 41 min to cover the distance of 885 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 4 h 12 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 Bourke and Iron Knob?
The halfway point between Bourke and Iron Knob is Broken Hill. It is located about 50 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Broken Hill to Bourke is 600 km and driving will take about 6 h 46 min. The road between Broken Hill and Iron Knob has length 501 km and will take approximately 5 h 42 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Bourke in relation to Iron Knob?
Bourke is located 885 km northeast of Iron Knob.
Bourke has geographic coordinates: latitude 30.09145, longitude 145.94299.
Iron Knob has geographic coordinates: latitude 32.73751, longitude 137.14839.
Which highway goes from Bourke to Iron Knob?
The route from Bourke to Iron Knob follows A32, B87, B56.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 A1: 89 km
 B80: 12 km
 B82: 3 km