Distance between Brisbane and Birdsville
The distance from Brisbane to Birdsville is 1,580 kilometers by road including 67 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 17 hours and 56 minutes and goes through Charleville, Blacksoil, Mount Marrow, Marburg, Gatton, Cranley and Oakey.
Shortest distance by air  1,369 km ✈️ 
Car route length  1,580 km 🚗 
Driving time  17 h 56 min 
Fuel amount  126.4 L 
Fuel cost  203.5 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Brisbane  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
M3 M2 45 km, 30 min


Blacksoil  45 km  30 min  3.4 L  
A2 7 km, 04 min


Mount Marrow  53 km  35 min  4.1 L  
A2 3 km, 02 min


Marburg  56 km  37 min  4.4 L  
A2 33 km, 22 min


Gatton  90 km  1 h 00 min  6.9 L  
A2 40 km, 26 min


Cranley  130 km  1 h 26 min  10.2 L  
A2 25 km, 16 min


Oakey  155 km  1 h 42 min  12.1 L  
A2 54 km, 36 min


Dalby  209 km  2 h 19 min  16.4 L  
A2 539 km, 6 h 09 min


Charleville  748 km  8 h 28 min  58.7 L  
14 832 km, 9 h 27 min


Birdsville  1,580 km  17 h 56 min  126.1 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Brisbane to Birdsville?
Fuel cost: 203.5 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,580 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.61 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Brisbane to Birdsville?
Driving time: 17 h 56 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 44 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 26 min
 1,297 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 14 h 24 min
 214 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 2 h 40 min
 6 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 4 min
 17 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 17 min
 3 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 3 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Brisbane to Birdsville by land?
The distance between Brisbane and Birdsville is 1,580 km by road including 67 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Brisbane and Birdsville respectively.
How far is Brisbane to Birdsville by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Brisbane and Birdsville is 1,369 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 Brisbane and Birdsville respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Brisbane from Birdsville by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 42 min to cover the distance of 1,369 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 6 h 13 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 Brisbane to Birdsville?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 5 h 42 min to cover the distance of 1,369 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 6 h 31 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 Brisbane and Birdsville?
The halfway point between Brisbane and Birdsville is Charleville. It is located about 42 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Charleville to Brisbane is 748 km and driving will take about 8 h 28 min. The road between Charleville and Birdsville has length 832 km and will take approximately 9 h 28 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Brisbane in relation to Birdsville?
Brisbane is located 1,369 km east of Birdsville.
Brisbane has geographic coordinates: latitude 27.46897, longitude 153.0235.
Birdsville has geographic coordinates: latitude 25.89806, longitude 139.3523.
Which highway goes from Brisbane to Birdsville?
The route from Brisbane to Birdsville follows 14, A2.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 M2: 20 km
 M5: 13 km
 82: 5 km
 83: 4 km
 M7: 4 km
 32: 3 km
 M3: 1 km
 A5: 1 km