Distance between Cairns and Wangaratta

The distance from Cairns to Wangaratta is 2,716 kilometers by road including 23 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 30 hours and 59 minutes and goes through Charters Towers, Dubbo, Bentley Park, Wrights Creek, Gordonvale, El Arish and Tully.

Shortest distance by air 2,162 km ✈️
Car route length 2,716 km 🚗
Driving time 30 h 59 min
Fuel amount 217.2 L
Fuel cost 375.8 AUD
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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Cairns 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
A1 11 km, 08 min
Bentley Park 11 km 0:08 08 min 0.8 L
A1 5 km, 03 min
Wrights Creek 16 km 0:12 12 min 1.0 L
A1 8 km, 06 min
Gordonvale 25 km 0:18 18 min 1.6 L
A1 99 km, 1 h 10 min
El Arish 124 km 1:28 1 h 28 min 9.5 L
A1 15 km, 10 min
Tully 138 km 1:38 1 h 38 min 10.7 L
A1 45 km, 31 min
Cardwell 184 km 2:09 2 h 09 min 14.2 L
A1 292 km, 3 h 17 min
Charters Towers 476 km 5:27 5 h 27 min 36.8 L
A6 A7 1,657 km, 18 h 42 min
Dubbo 2,133 km 24:09 24 h 09 min 169.2 L
A39 584 km, 6 h 49 min
Wangaratta 2,716 km 30:59 30 h 59 min 216.8 L
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Cairns 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
A1 11 km, 08 min
Bentley Park 11 km 0:08 08 min 0.8 L
A1 5 km, 03 min
Wrights Creek 16 km 0:12 12 min 1.0 L
A1 8 km, 06 min
Gordonvale 25 km 0:18 18 min 1.6 L
A1 14 km, 09 min
Fishery Falls 39 km 0:28 28 min 2.9 L
A1 7 km, 04 min
Deeral 45 km 0:32 32 min 3.4 L
A1 14 km, 09 min
Babinda 59 km 0:42 42 min 4.6 L
A1 4 km, 03 min
Mirriwinni 63 km 0:45 45 min 4.9 L
A1 32 km, 23 min
Mourilyan 95 km 1:09 1 h 09 min 7.5 L
A1 20 km, 13 min
Silkwood 116 km 1:22 1 h 22 min 9.1 L
A1 8 km, 05 min
El Arish 124 km 1:28 1 h 28 min 9.5 L
A1 15 km, 10 min
Tully 138 km 1:38 1 h 38 min 10.7 L
A1 45 km, 31 min
Cardwell 184 km 2:09 2 h 09 min 14.2 L
A1 50 km, 34 min
Ingham 234 km 2:43 2 h 43 min 18.1 L
A1 9 km, 06 min
Toobanna 242 km 2:50 2 h 50 min 19.3 L
A1 23 km, 15 min
Bambaroo 265 km 3:05 3 h 05 min 20.7 L
A1 12 km, 08 min
Mutarnee 277 km 3:13 3 h 13 min 21.7 L
A1 15 km, 10 min
Rollingstone 293 km 3:23 3 h 23 min 23.4 L
A1 41 km, 27 min
Shaw 334 km 3:51 3 h 51 min 26.4 L
A1 11 km, 06 min
Douglas 345 km 3:57 3 h 57 min 27.4 L
A1 11 km, 08 min
Stuart 356 km 4:05 4 h 05 min 28.2 L
A6 33 km, 22 min
Woodstock 389 km 4:28 4 h 28 min 30.8 L
A6 86 km, 58 min
Charters Towers 476 km 5:26 5 h 26 min 36.8 L
A6 A7 275 km, 3 h 03 min
Frankfield 750 km 8:30 8 h 30 min 54.3 L
A7 104 km, 1 h 09 min
Clermont 854 km 9:39 9 h 39 min 67.9 L
A7 65 km, 44 min
Capella 919 km 10:24 10 h 24 min 70.9 L
A7 38 km, 26 min
Emerald 957 km 10:50 10 h 50 min 76.2 L
A7 64 km, 44 min
Springsure 1,021 km 11:34 11 h 34 min 80.5 L
A7 74 km, 50 min
Rolleston 1,095 km 12:25 12 h 25 min 86.8 L
A7 262 km, 2 h 57 min
Roma 1,358 km 15:23 15 h 23 min 108.4 L
A7 A55 71 km, 49 min
Surat 1,429 km 16:12 16 h 12 min 112.4 L
A55 117 km, 1 h 18 min
St George 1,546 km 17:30 17 h 30 min 123.6 L
A55 93 km, 1 h 01 min
Dirranbandi 1,638 km 18:32 18 h 32 min 127.8 L
A55 70 km, 46 min
Hebel 1,708 km 19:19 19 h 19 min 136.6 L
A55 B55 59 km, 39 min
Lightning Ridge 1,767 km 19:58 19 h 58 min 139.7 L
B55 86 km, 58 min
Walgett 1,853 km 20:56 20 h 56 min 143.0 L
B55 104 km, 1 h 10 min
Coonamble 1,957 km 22:07 22 h 07 min 153.5 L
B55 48 km, 33 min
Gulargambone 2,005 km 22:40 22 h 40 min 160.3 L
B55 43 km, 29 min
Gilgandra 2,048 km 23:10 23 h 10 min 161.4 L
B55 A39 36 km, 24 min
Eumungerie 2,084 km 23:35 23 h 35 min 166.4 L
A39 29 km, 19 min
Brocklehurst 2,113 km 23:54 23 h 54 min 169.0 L
A39 20 km, 14 min
Dubbo 2,133 km 24:08 24 h 08 min 169.2 L
A39 39 km, 27 min
Tomingley 2,172 km 24:36 24 h 36 min 173.6 L
A39 26 km, 18 min
Peak Hill 2,197 km 24:54 24 h 54 min 174.9 L
A39 16 km, 11 min
Alectown 2,213 km 25:05 25 h 05 min 176.8 L
A39 25 km, 18 min
Parkes 2,238 km 25:24 25 h 24 min 177.3 L
A39 41 km, 31 min
Forbes 2,279 km 25:55 25 h 55 min 180.8 L
A39 67 km, 48 min
Marsden 2,346 km 26:43 26 h 43 min 187.3 L
A39 27 km, 18 min
Wyalong 2,373 km 27:02 27 h 02 min 189.7 L
A39 24 km, 17 min
West Wyalong 2,397 km 27:19 27 h 19 min 190.0 L
A39 67 km, 45 min
Ardlethan 2,464 km 28:05 28 h 05 min 195.1 L
A39 26 km, 17 min
Grong Grong 2,491 km 28:23 28 h 23 min 199.2 L
A39 12 km, 08 min
Narrandera 2,503 km 28:31 28 h 31 min 199.3 L
A39 28 km, 19 min
Corobimilla 2,530 km 28:51 28 h 51 min 201.3 L
A39 47 km, 31 min
Urana 2,577 km 29:22 29 h 22 min 203.5 L
41 km, 28 min
Oaklands 2,618 km 29:50 29 h 50 min 208.8 L
11 km, 07 min
Daysdale 2,629 km 29:58 29 h 58 min 210.0 L
12 km, 08 min
Coreen 2,641 km 30:06 30 h 06 min 210.6 L
B58 13 km, 08 min
Lowesdale 2,654 km 30:15 30 h 15 min 212.2 L
B58 16 km, 10 min
Corowa 2,670 km 30:25 30 h 25 min 213.4 L
7 km, 04 min
Rutherglen 2,676 km 30:30 30 h 30 min 213.7 L
C375 40 km, 27 min
Wangaratta 2,716 km 30:57 30 h 57 min 216.8 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Cairns to Wangaratta?

Fuel cost: 375.8 AUD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 2,716 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.73 AUD / L)

You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.

How long is a car ride from Cairns to Wangaratta?

Driving time: 30 h 59 min

This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.

  • 20 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 12 min
  • 2,366 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 26 h 17 min
  • 257 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 3 h 12 min
  • 10 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 8 min
  • 34 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 34 min
  • 28 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 33 min

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

How far is Cairns to Wangaratta by land?

The distance between Cairns and Wangaratta is 2,716 km by road including 23 km on motorways.

Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Cairns and Wangaratta respectively.

How far is Cairns to Wangaratta by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Cairns and Wangaratta is 2,162 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 Cairns and Wangaratta respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Cairns from Wangaratta by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 2 h 42 min to cover the distance of 2,162 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 9 h 49 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 Cairns to Wangaratta?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 9 h to cover the distance of 2,162 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 10 h 17 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 Cairns and Wangaratta?

The halfway point between Cairns and Wangaratta is Roma.

The distance from Roma to Cairns is 1,358 km and driving will take about 15 h 23 min. The road between Roma and Wangaratta has length 1,358 km and will take approximately 15 h 35 min.

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Where is Cairns in relation to Wangaratta?

Cairns is located 2,162 km north of Wangaratta.

Cairns has geographic coordinates: latitude -16.9205, longitude 145.77189.

Wangaratta has geographic coordinates: latitude -36.35626, longitude 146.32309.

Which highway goes from Cairns to Wangaratta?

The route from Cairns to Wangaratta follows A7, A39, A1, B55, A55, A6.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • C375: 37 km
  • B64: 37 km
  • B94: 18 km
  • B58: 17 km
  • B76: 14 km
  • C314: 6 km
  • A2: 6 km
  • 49: 2 km
  • A4: 2 km
The distance between Cairns and Wangaratta is ranked 1,682nd in the ranking popularity.
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