Distance between Brisbane and Darwin

The distance from Brisbane to Darwin is 3,424 kilometers by road including 67 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 38 hours and 28 minutes and goes through Mount Isa, Blacksoil, Mount Marrow, Marburg, Gatton, Cranley and Oakey.

There are tolls on the route.
Shortest distance by air 2,848 km ✈️
Car route length 3,424 km 🚗
Driving time 38 h 28 min
Fuel amount 273.9 L
Fuel cost 317.7 AUD
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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Brisbane 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
M3 M2 45 km, 30 min
Blacksoil 45 km 0:30 30 min 3.4 L
A2 7 km, 04 min
Mount Marrow 53 km 0:35 35 min 4.1 L
A2 3 km, 02 min
Marburg 56 km 0:37 37 min 4.4 L
A2 33 km, 22 min
Gatton 90 km 1:00 1 h 00 min 6.9 L
A2 40 km, 26 min
Cranley 130 km 1:26 1 h 26 min 10.2 L
A2 25 km, 16 min
Oakey 155 km 1:42 1 h 42 min 12.1 L
A2 54 km, 36 min
Dalby 209 km 2:19 2 h 19 min 16.4 L
A2 1,612 km, 18 h 12 min
Mount Isa 1,821 km 20:31 20 h 31 min 144.7 L
A2 1 1,603 km, 17 h 56 min
Darwin 3,424 km 38:28 38 h 28 min 273.8 L
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Brisbane 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
M3 M2 45 km, 30 min
Blacksoil 45 km 0:30 30 min 3.4 L
A2 7 km, 04 min
Mount Marrow 53 km 0:35 35 min 4.1 L
A2 3 km, 02 min
Marburg 56 km 0:37 37 min 4.4 L
A2 6 km, 03 min
Minden 62 km 0:41 41 min 4.8 L
A2 8 km, 05 min
Hatton Vale 70 km 0:46 46 min 5.4 L
A2 5 km, 03 min
Plainland 75 km 0:49 49 min 5.7 L
A2 15 km, 10 min
Gatton 90 km 1:00 1 h 00 min 6.9 L
A2 14 km, 09 min
Helidon 104 km 1:09 1 h 09 min 8.0 L
A2 26 km, 16 min
Cranley 130 km 1:26 1 h 26 min 10.2 L
A2 8 km, 05 min
Charlton 138 km 1:31 1 h 31 min 11.0 L
A2 17 km, 11 min
Oakey 155 km 1:42 1 h 42 min 12.1 L
A2 27 km, 18 min
Jondaryan 182 km 2:00 2 h 00 min 12.7 L
A2 27 km, 18 min
Dalby 209 km 2:19 2 h 19 min 16.4 L
A2 25 km, 17 min
Macalister 234 km 2:37 2 h 37 min 18.7 L
A2 20 km, 13 min
Warra 254 km 2:50 2 h 50 min 20.3 L
A2 9 km, 06 min
Brigalow 263 km 2:57 2 h 57 min 20.4 L
A2 26 km, 17 min
Chinchilla 289 km 3:15 3 h 15 min 21.8 L
A2 49 km, 33 min
Miles 338 km 3:48 3 h 48 min 25.7 L
A2 60 km, 41 min
Yuleba 399 km 4:29 4 h 29 min 30.4 L
A2 41 km, 27 min
Wallumbilla 439 km 4:57 4 h 57 min 34.8 L
A2 37 km, 25 min
Roma 477 km 5:22 5 h 22 min 37.9 L
A2 41 km, 27 min
Muckadilla 518 km 5:50 5 h 50 min 41.4 L
A2 28 km, 19 min
Amby 546 km 6:10 6 h 10 min 42.9 L
A2 18 km, 13 min
Mitchell 564 km 6:23 6 h 23 min 44.7 L
A2 45 km, 30 min
Mungallala 609 km 6:54 6 h 54 min 48.6 L
A2 43 km, 29 min
Morven 652 km 7:23 7 h 23 min 51.8 L
A2 108 km, 1 h 12 min
Augathella 760 km 8:35 8 h 35 min 59.3 L
A2 105 km, 1 h 10 min
Tambo 865 km 9:46 9 h 46 min 68.7 L
A2 106 km, 1 h 11 min
Blackall 971 km 10:57 10 h 57 min 76.8 L
A2 100 km, 1 h 07 min
Barcaldine 1,071 km 12:05 12 h 05 min 85.2 L
A2 80 km, 53 min
Ilfracombe 1,150 km 12:58 12 h 58 min 91.9 L
A2 26 km, 17 min
Longreach 1,176 km 13:16 13 h 16 min 93.8 L
A2 179 km, 2 h 00 min
Winton 1,355 km 15:16 15 h 16 min 107.9 L
A2 165 km, 1 h 50 min
Kynuna 1,520 km 17:07 17 h 07 min 121.6 L
A2 75 km, 50 min
McKinlay 1,595 km 17:57 17 h 57 min 126.9 L
A2 112 km, 1 h 15 min
Cloncurry 1,707 km 19:13 19 h 13 min 136.0 L
A2 83 67 km, 45 min
Mary Kathleen 1,774 km 19:58 19 h 58 min 141.2 L
83 47 km, 32 min
Mount Isa 1,821 km 20:31 20 h 31 min 144.7 L
A2 192 km, 2 h 09 min
Camooweal 2,014 km 22:41 22 h 41 min 161.0 L
A2 66 69 km, 46 min
Avon Downs 2,082 km 23:27 23 h 27 min 166.5 L
66 191 km, 2 h 07 min
Barkly Homestead 2,273 km 25:34 25 h 34 min 181.8 L
66 87 415 km, 4 h 37 min
Elliott 2,688 km 30:11 30 h 11 min 214.7 L
87 239 km, 2 h 40 min
Larrimah 2,927 km 32:52 32 h 52 min 234.1 L
1 75 km, 50 min
Mataranka 3,002 km 33:42 33 h 42 min 240.0 L
1 108 km, 1 h 12 min
Katherine 3,109 km 34:55 34 h 55 min 248.4 L
1 94 km, 1 h 03 min
Pine Creek 3,204 km 35:58 35 h 58 min 255.5 L
1 108 km, 1 h 12 min
Adelaide River 3,311 km 37:11 37 h 11 min 264.8 L
1 66 km, 44 min
Livingstone 3,378 km 37:55 37 h 55 min 269.9 L
1 5 km, 03 min
Noonamah 3,383 km 37:58 37 h 58 min 270.5 L
1 6 km, 03 min
Humpty Doo 3,388 km 38:02 38 h 02 min 270.8 L
1 9 km, 06 min
Howard Springs 3,398 km 38:09 38 h 09 min 271.6 L
1 4 km, 02 min
Palmerston Indigenous Village 3,402 km 38:11 38 h 11 min 272.0 L
1 2 km, 01 min
Yarrawonga 3,404 km 38:13 38 h 13 min 272.3 L
1 A15 17 km, 11 min
Woolner 3,421 km 38:24 38 h 24 min 273.6 L
A15 3 km, 02 min
Darwin 3,424 km 38:27 38 h 27 min 273.8 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Brisbane to Darwin?

Fuel cost: 317.7 AUD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 3,424 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.16 AUD / L)

You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.

How long is a car ride from Brisbane to Darwin?

Driving time: 38 h 28 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
  • 3,221 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 35 h 47 min
  • 99 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 1 h 13 min
  • 8 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 7 min
  • 43 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 43 min
  • 8 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 9 min

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

How far is Brisbane to Darwin by land?

The distance between Brisbane and Darwin is 3,424 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 Darwin respectively.

How far is Brisbane to Darwin by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Brisbane and Darwin is 2,848 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 Brisbane and Darwin respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Brisbane from Darwin by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 3 h 33 min to cover the distance of 2,848 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 12 h 56 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 Darwin?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 11 h 52 min to cover the distance of 2,848 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 13 h 33 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 Darwin?

The halfway point between Brisbane and Darwin is Cloncurry. It is located about 5 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Cloncurry to Brisbane is 1,707 km and driving will take about 19 h 13 min. The road between Cloncurry and Darwin has length 1,716 km and will take approximately 19 h 15 min.

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Where is Brisbane in relation to Darwin?

Brisbane is located 2,848 km south-east of Darwin.

Brisbane has geographic coordinates: latitude -27.46897, longitude 153.0235.

Darwin has geographic coordinates: latitude -12.46044, longitude 130.84105.

Which highway goes from Brisbane to Darwin?

The route from Brisbane to Darwin follows A2, 1, 66, 87, 83.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • M2: 20 km
  • A15: 17 km
  • M5: 13 km
  • 62: 6 km
  • 82: 5 km
  • M7: 4 km
  • 32: 3 km
  • M3: 1 km
  • A5: 1 km
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