Distance between Broadbeach Waters and Tamworth
The distance from Broadbeach Waters to Tamworth is 540 kilometers by road including 148 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 6 hours and 4 minutes and goes through Tweed Heads, Armidale, Tweed Heads West, Tweed Heads South, Chinderah, Crabbes Creek and West Ballina.
Shortest distance by air  416 km ✈️ 
Car route length  540 km 🚗 
Driving time  6 h 4 min 
Fuel amount  43.2 L 
Fuel cost  72.6 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Broadbeach Waters  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
3 M1 23 km, 16 min


Tweed Heads West  23 km  16 min  1.7 L  
M1 2 km, 01 min


Tweed Heads  26 km  18 min  2.0 L  
M1 2 km, 01 min


Tweed Heads South  28 km  19 min  2.1 L  
M1 8 km, 04 min


Chinderah  35 km  23 min  2.5 L  
M1 26 km, 14 min


Crabbes Creek  61 km  37 min  4.7 L  
M1 47 km, 26 min


West Ballina  108 km  1 h 04 min  8.5 L  
M1 A1 35 km, 24 min


Woodburn  143 km  1 h 29 min  10.9 L  
A1 B78 286 km, 3 h 15 min


Armidale  429 km  4 h 44 min  33.6 L  
B78 A15 111 km, 1 h 19 min


Tamworth  540 km  6 h 03 min  43.1 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Broadbeach Waters to Tamworth?
Fuel cost: 72.6 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 540 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.68 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Broadbeach Waters to Tamworth?
Driving time: 6 h 4 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 115 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 1 h 2 min
 27 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 16 min
 288 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 3 h 11 min
 83 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 1 h 2 min
 5 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 3 min
 3 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 3 min
 20 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 24 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Broadbeach Waters to Tamworth by land?
The distance between Broadbeach Waters and Tamworth is 540 km by road including 148 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Broadbeach Waters and Tamworth respectively.
How far is Broadbeach Waters to Tamworth by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Broadbeach Waters and Tamworth is 416 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 Broadbeach Waters and Tamworth respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Broadbeach Waters from Tamworth by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 31 min to cover the distance of 416 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 53 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 Broadbeach Waters to Tamworth?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 1 h 44 min to cover the distance of 416 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 58 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 Broadbeach Waters and Tamworth?
The halfway point between Broadbeach Waters and Tamworth is Nymboida. It is located about 1 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Nymboida to Broadbeach Waters is 270 km and driving will take about 2 h 51 min. The road between Nymboida and Tamworth has length 271 km and will take approximately 3 h 12 min.
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Where is Broadbeach Waters in relation to Tamworth?
Broadbeach Waters is located 416 km northeast of Tamworth.
Broadbeach Waters has geographic coordinates: latitude 28.03167, longitude 153.41223.
Tamworth has geographic coordinates: latitude 31.09007, longitude 150.92902.
Which highway goes from Broadbeach Waters to Tamworth?
The route from Broadbeach Waters to Tamworth follows M1, A15.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 B78: 91 km
 17: 74 km
 A1: 60 km
 B56: 41 km
 B76: 31 km
 3: 10 km