Distance between Bourke and Julia Creek
The distance from Bourke to Julia Creek is 1,420 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 21 hours and 26 minutes and goes through Charleville, Cunnamulla, Augathella, Tambo, Blackall, Barcaldine and Longreach.
Shortest distance by air  1,131 km ✈️ 
Car route length  1,420 km 🚗 
Driving time  21 h 26 min 
Fuel amount  113.6 L 
Fuel cost  196.5 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Bourke  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
B71 A71 254 km, 4 h 38 min


Cunnamulla  254 km  4 h 38 min  20.1 L  
A71 200 km, 2 h 14 min


Charleville  454 km  6 h 53 min  33.8 L  
A2 97 km, 1 h 06 min


Augathella  551 km  7 h 59 min  42.6 L  
A2 105 km, 1 h 10 min


Tambo  656 km  9 h 10 min  52.0 L  
A2 106 km, 1 h 11 min


Blackall  762 km  10 h 22 min  60.1 L  
A2 100 km, 1 h 07 min


Barcaldine  862 km  11 h 29 min  68.4 L  
A2 106 km, 2 h 25 min


Longreach  967 km  13 h 55 min  77.1 L  
A2 179 km, 2 h 07 min


Winton  1,146 km  16 h 02 min  91.2 L  
A2 274 km, 5 h 23 min


Julia Creek  1,420 km  21 h 25 min  111.0 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Bourke to Julia Creek?
Fuel cost: 196.5 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,420 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.73 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Bourke to Julia Creek?
Driving time: 21 h 26 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 1,246 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 13 h 50 min
 11 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 8 min
 12 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 12 min
 7 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 8 min
 142 km with a maximum speed 20 km/h = 7 h 4 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Bourke to Julia Creek by land?
The distance between Bourke and Julia Creek is 1,420 km by road.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Bourke and Julia Creek respectively.
How far is Bourke to Julia Creek by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Bourke and Julia Creek is 1,131 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 Julia Creek respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Bourke from Julia Creek by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 24 min to cover the distance of 1,131 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 5 h 8 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 Julia Creek?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 4 h 42 min to cover the distance of 1,131 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 5 h 23 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 Julia Creek?
The halfway point between Bourke and Julia Creek is Blackall. It is located about 52 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Blackall to Bourke is 762 km and driving will take about 10 h 21 min. The road between Blackall and Julia Creek has length 658 km and will take approximately 11 h 4 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Bourke in relation to Julia Creek?
Bourke is located 1,131 km southeast of Julia Creek.
Bourke has geographic coordinates: latitude 30.09145, longitude 145.94299.
Julia Creek has geographic coordinates: latitude 20.65695, longitude 141.74555.
Which highway goes from Bourke to Julia Creek?
The route from Bourke to Julia Creek follows A2, A71.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 B71: 91 km
 84: 53 km
 62: 5 km
 49: 3 km