Distance between Brisbane and Emerald
The distance from Brisbane to Emerald is 878 kilometers by road including 67 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 9 hours and 56 minutes and goes through Blacksoil, Mount Marrow, Marburg, Gatton, Cranley, Oakey and Dalby.
Shortest distance by air  656 km ✈️ 
Car route length  878 km 🚗 
Driving time  9 h 56 min 
Fuel amount  70.3 L 
Fuel cost  81.5 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 80 km, 55 min


Chinchilla  289 km  3 h 15 min  21.8 L  
A2 A7 589 km, 6 h 41 min


Emerald  878 km  9 h 56 min  69.8 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Brisbane to Emerald?
Fuel cost: 81.5 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 878 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 Emerald?
Driving time: 9 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
 737 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 8 h 11 min
 71 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 53 min
 6 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 4 min
 18 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 18 min
 2 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 1 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Brisbane to Emerald by land?
The distance between Brisbane and Emerald is 878 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 Emerald respectively.
How far is Brisbane to Emerald by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Brisbane and Emerald is 656 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 Emerald respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Brisbane from Emerald by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 49 min to cover the distance of 656 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 2 h 58 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 Emerald?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 2 h 44 min to cover the distance of 656 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 3 h 7 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 Emerald?
The halfway point between Brisbane and Emerald is Wallumbilla.
The distance from Wallumbilla to Brisbane is 439 km and driving will take about 4 h 57 min. The road between Wallumbilla and Emerald has length 439 km and will take approximately 4 h 59 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Brisbane in relation to Emerald?
Brisbane is located 656 km southeast of Emerald.
Brisbane has geographic coordinates: latitude 27.46897, longitude 153.0235.
Emerald has geographic coordinates: latitude 23.52631, longitude 148.16185.
Which highway goes from Brisbane to Emerald?
The route from Brisbane to Emerald follows A2, A7.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 M2: 20 km
 M5: 13 km
 82: 5 km
 M7: 4 km
 32: 3 km
 M3: 1 km
 A4: 1 km
 A5: 1 km