Distance between Caboolture and Gladstone
The distance from Caboolture to Gladstone is 489 kilometers by road including 112 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 5 hours and 33 minutes and goes through Gympie, Maryborough, Beerburrum, Eumundi, Cooroy, Pomona and Gunalda.
Shortest distance by air  399 km ✈️ 
Car route length  489 km 🚗 
Driving time  5 h 33 min 
Fuel amount  39.1 L 
Fuel cost  65.4 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Caboolture  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
60 M1 17 km, 10 min


Beerburrum  17 km  10 min  1.1 L  
M1 59 km, 33 min


Cooroy  76 km  43 min  5.2 L  
M1 14 km, 07 min


Pomona  89 km  51 min  7.0 L  
M1 38 km, 22 min


Gympie  127 km  1 h 14 min  9.5 L  
A1 25 km, 17 min


Gunalda  152 km  1 h 31 min  11.8 L  
A1 22 km, 17 min


Tiaro  174 km  1 h 48 min  12.5 L  
A1 34 km, 25 min


Maryborough  208 km  2 h 13 min  16.3 L  
A1 24 km, 18 min


Howard  232 km  2 h 32 min  17.4 L  
A1 258 km, 3 h 01 min


Gladstone  489 km  5 h 33 min  38.7 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Caboolture to Gladstone?
Fuel cost: 65.4 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 489 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.67 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Caboolture to Gladstone?
Driving time: 5 h 33 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 95 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 51 min
 10 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 5 min
 213 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 2 h 22 min
 154 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 1 h 55 min
 2 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 1 min
 10 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 9 min
 6 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 7 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Caboolture to Gladstone by land?
The distance between Caboolture and Gladstone is 489 km by road including 112 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Caboolture and Gladstone respectively.
How far is Caboolture to Gladstone by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Caboolture and Gladstone is 399 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 Caboolture and Gladstone respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Caboolture from Gladstone by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 29 min to cover the distance of 399 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 48 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 Caboolture to Gladstone?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 1 h 39 min to cover the distance of 399 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 54 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 Caboolture and Gladstone?
The halfway point between Caboolture and Gladstone is Howard. It is located about 13 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Howard to Caboolture is 232 km and driving will take about 2 h 32 min. The road between Howard and Gladstone has length 258 km and will take approximately 3 h 1 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Caboolture in relation to Gladstone?
Caboolture is located 399 km southeast of Gladstone.
Caboolture has geographic coordinates: latitude 27.08393, longitude 152.95109.
Gladstone has geographic coordinates: latitude 23.84317, longitude 151.25613.
Which highway goes from Caboolture to Gladstone?
The route from Caboolture to Gladstone follows A1, M1.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 58: 17 km
 57: 2 km
 12: 2 km
 85: 1 km