Distance between Burra and Coober Pedy
The distance from Burra to Coober Pedy is 743 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 8 hours and 21 minutes and goes through Port Augusta, Spalding, Georgetown, Gladstone, Crystal Brook, Napperby and Pimba.
Shortest distance by air  652 km ✈️ 
Car route length  743 km 🚗 
Driving time  8 h 21 min 
Fuel amount  59.5 L 
Fuel cost  100.5 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Burra  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
B64 41 km, 28 min


Spalding  41 km  28 min  2.4 L  
B64 28 km, 20 min


Georgetown  69 km  48 min  5.1 L  
B82 20 km, 13 min


Gladstone  90 km  1 h 02 min  6.0 L  
B79 A1 31 km, 20 min


Napperby  121 km  1 h 23 min  9.3 L  
A1 81 km, 54 min


Port Augusta  202 km  2 h 18 min  15.9 L  
A1 A87 166 km, 1 h 51 min


Pimba  368 km  4 h 10 min  28.7 L  
A87 49 km, 32 min


Wirraminna  417 km  4 h 42 min  30.1 L  
A87 168 km, 1 h 51 min


Mount Eba  585 km  6 h 34 min  45.6 L  
A87 159 km, 1 h 46 min


Coober Pedy  743 km  8 h 21 min  56.3 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Burra to Coober Pedy?
Fuel cost: 100.5 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 743 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.69 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Burra to Coober Pedy?
Driving time: 8 h 21 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 709 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 7 h 52 min
 25 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 18 min
 7 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 6 min
 2 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 2 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Burra to Coober Pedy by land?
The distance between Burra and Coober Pedy is 743 km by road.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Burra and Coober Pedy respectively.
How far is Burra to Coober Pedy by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Burra and Coober Pedy is 652 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 Burra and Coober Pedy respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Burra from Coober Pedy by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 48 min to cover the distance of 652 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 2 h 57 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 Burra to Coober Pedy?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 2 h 43 min to cover the distance of 652 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 3 h 6 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 Burra and Coober Pedy?
The halfway point between Burra and Coober Pedy is Pimba. It is located about 4 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Pimba to Burra is 368 km and driving will take about 4 h 10 min. The road between Pimba and Coober Pedy has length 376 km and will take approximately 4 h 11 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Burra in relation to Coober Pedy?
Burra is located 652 km southeast of Coober Pedy.
Burra has geographic coordinates: latitude 33.67136, longitude 138.93007.
Coober Pedy has geographic coordinates: latitude 29.01337, longitude 134.75362.
Which highway goes from Burra to Coober Pedy?
The route from Burra to Coober Pedy follows A87, A1.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 B64: 64 km
 B82: 24 km
 B79: 19 km
 A32: 7 km
 B80: 4 km