Distance between Canberra and Gold Coast

The distance from Canberra to Gold Coast is 1,099 kilometers by road including 966 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 10 hours and 46 minutes and goes through Coffs Harbour, Tweed Heads, Yarralumla, South Canberra, Acton, North Canberra and City.

There are tolls on the route.
Shortest distance by air 908 km ✈️
Car route length 1,099 km 🚗
Driving time 10 h 46 min
Fuel amount 87.9 L
Fuel cost 147.7 AUD
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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Yarralumla 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
3 km, 02 min
South Canberra 3 km 0:02 02 min 0.2 L
A23 5 km, 04 min
North Canberra 8 km 0:07 07 min 0.3 L
A23 M23 87 km, 49 min
Goulburn 94 km 0:56 56 min 7.1 L
M31 28 km, 15 min
Marulan 122 km 1:11 1 h 11 min 8.9 L
M31 44 km, 24 min
Berrima 167 km 1:35 1 h 35 min 12.8 L
M31 34 km, 18 min
Bargo 200 km 1:54 1 h 54 min 15.8 L
M31 27 km, 14 min
Menangle Park 228 km 2:09 2 h 09 min 18.1 L
M31 M1 564 km, 5 h 30 min
Coffs Harbour 792 km 7:39 7 h 39 min 62.9 L
A1 M1 311 km, 3 h 08 min
Gold Coast 1,103 km 10:48 10 h 48 min 88.1 L
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Yarralumla 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
3 km, 02 min
South Canberra 3 km 0:02 02 min 0.2 L
A23 5 km, 04 min
North Canberra 8 km 0:07 07 min 0.3 L
A23 M23 29 km, 17 min
Lake George 36 km 0:24 24 min 2.8 L
M23 24 km, 13 min
Collector 61 km 0:38 38 min 4.7 L
M23 34 km, 18 min
Goulburn 94 km 0:56 56 min 7.1 L
M31 28 km, 15 min
Marulan 122 km 1:11 1 h 11 min 8.9 L
M31 29 km, 15 min
Hoddles Cross Roads 152 km 1:27 1 h 27 min 12.1 L
M31 15 km, 08 min
Berrima 167 km 1:35 1 h 35 min 12.8 L
M31 16 km, 08 min
Aylmerton 182 km 1:44 1 h 44 min 14.4 L
M31 8 km, 04 min
Yerrinbool 190 km 1:48 1 h 48 min 14.9 L
M31 6 km, 03 min
Yanderra 196 km 1:51 1 h 51 min 15.6 L
M31 4 km, 02 min
Bargo 200 km 1:54 1 h 54 min 15.8 L
M31 21 km, 11 min
Menangle 221 km 2:05 2 h 05 min 17.3 L
M31 7 km, 03 min
Menangle Park 228 km 2:09 2 h 09 min 18.1 L
M31 4 km, 01 min
Mount Annan 232 km 2:11 2 h 11 min 18.4 L
M31 2 km, 01 min
Blairmount 234 km 2:12 2 h 12 min 18.6 L
M31 1 km, 00 min
Claymore 235 km 2:13 2 h 13 min 18.8 L
M31 3 km, 01 min
Raby 238 km 2:14 2 h 14 min 18.8 L
M31 3 km, 01 min
Varroville 241 km 2:16 2 h 16 min 19.3 L
M31 1 km, 00 min
Denham Court 241 km 2:16 2 h 16 min 19.3 L
M31 3 km, 01 min
Bardia 245 km 2:18 2 h 18 min 19.4 L
M31 3 km, 01 min
Edmondson Park 248 km 2:20 2 h 20 min 19.8 L
A28 3 km, 02 min
Casula 251 km 2:22 2 h 22 min 19.9 L
A28 4 km, 03 min
Liverpool 255 km 2:26 2 h 26 min 20.2 L
A28 2 km, 02 min
Cabramatta 257 km 2:28 2 h 28 min 20.5 L
A28 1 km, 00 min
Cabramatta West 258 km 2:28 2 h 28 min 20.6 L
A28 1 km, 01 min
Canley Heights 259 km 2:30 2 h 30 min 20.7 L
A28 1 km, 01 min
Fairfield West 261 km 2:31 2 h 31 min 20.8 L
A28 3 km, 02 min
Smithfield 264 km 2:33 2 h 33 min 20.9 L
A28 3 km, 02 min
Greystanes 267 km 2:36 2 h 36 min 21.3 L
A28 2 km, 02 min
Wentworthville 270 km 2:38 2 h 38 min 21.5 L
A28 2 km, 01 min
Constitution Hill 271 km 2:40 2 h 40 min 21.6 L
A28 3 km, 02 min
Baulkham Hills 274 km 2:42 2 h 42 min 21.7 L
A28 3 km, 02 min
North Rocks 277 km 2:45 2 h 45 min 22.1 L
M2 3 km, 02 min
West Pennant Hills 281 km 2:48 2 h 48 min 22.2 L
M2 4 km, 03 min
Pennant Hills 285 km 2:51 2 h 51 min 22.7 L
A28 2 km, 01 min
Thornleigh 287 km 2:52 2 h 52 min 22.9 L
A28 2 km, 01 min
Normanhurst 288 km 2:54 2 h 54 min 23.0 L
A28 3 km, 02 min
Wahroonga 291 km 2:56 2 h 56 min 23.1 L
M1 2 km, 01 min
Asquith 294 km 2:57 2 h 57 min 23.5 L
M1 3 km, 01 min
Mount Colah 296 km 2:59 2 h 59 min 23.5 L
M1 3 km, 01 min
Mount Kuring-Gai 299 km 3:00 3 h 00 min 23.9 L
M1 2 km, 01 min
Berowra 301 km 3:01 3 h 01 min 23.9 L
M1 6 km, 03 min
Brooklyn 308 km 3:05 3 h 05 min 24.3 L
M1 5 km, 02 min
Mooney Mooney 313 km 3:08 3 h 08 min 25.0 L
M1 5 km, 02 min
Bar Point 318 km 3:10 3 h 10 min 25.1 L
M1 6 km, 03 min
Mount White 324 km 3:14 3 h 14 min 25.7 L
M1 3 km, 01 min
Calga 327 km 3:15 3 h 15 min 26.1 L
M1 2 km, 01 min
Mooney Mooney Creek 329 km 3:16 3 h 16 min 26.2 L
M1 10 km, 05 min
Somersby 338 km 3:22 3 h 22 min 26.4 L
M1 9 km, 04 min
Ourimbah 347 km 3:27 3 h 27 min 27.7 L
M1 3 km, 01 min
Palmdale 350 km 3:28 3 h 28 min 27.9 L
M1 4 km, 01 min
Mardi 353 km 3:30 3 h 30 min 28.1 L
M1 3 km, 01 min
Alison 357 km 3:32 3 h 32 min 28.4 L
M1 4 km, 02 min
Jilliby 361 km 3:34 3 h 34 min 28.7 L
M1 8 km, 04 min
Wyee 369 km 3:39 3 h 39 min 29.1 L
M1 8 km, 04 min
Morisset 377 km 3:43 3 h 43 min 30.0 L
M1 7 km, 03 min
Cooranbong 384 km 3:47 3 h 47 min 30.3 L
M1 9 km, 04 min
Freemans Waterhole 393 km 3:52 3 h 52 min 31.2 L
M1 6 km, 03 min
Killingworth 400 km 3:55 3 h 55 min 31.8 L
M1 3 km, 01 min
Holmesville 402 km 3:57 3 h 57 min 32.2 L
M1 1 km, 00 min
West Wallsend 404 km 3:57 3 h 57 min 32.2 L
M1 3 km, 01 min
Cameron Park 407 km 3:59 3 h 59 min 32.4 L
M1 3 km, 01 min
Minmi 409 km 4:00 4 h 00 min 32.7 L
M1 3 km, 01 min
Lenaghan 412 km 4:02 4 h 02 min 32.8 L
M1 5 km, 03 min
Beresfield 417 km 4:05 4 h 05 min 33.3 L
A1 3 km, 02 min
Tarro 420 km 4:07 4 h 07 min 33.5 L
A1 4 km, 02 min
Tomago 424 km 4:10 4 h 10 min 33.8 L
A1 4 km, 03 min
Heatherbrae 428 km 4:13 4 h 13 min 34.1 L
A1 12 km, 07 min
Ferodale 440 km 4:20 4 h 20 min 34.4 L
A1 15 km, 08 min
Twelve Mile Creek 456 km 4:29 4 h 29 min 36.0 L
A1 37 km, 20 min
Nerong 492 km 4:49 4 h 49 min 39.3 L
A1 10 km, 05 min
Bulahdelah 503 km 4:55 4 h 55 min 39.5 L
A1 34 km, 19 min
Coolongolook 537 km 5:14 5 h 14 min 42.6 L
A1 4 km, 02 min
Wang Wauk 541 km 5:17 5 h 17 min 43.3 L
A1 7 km, 04 min
Nabiac 548 km 5:21 5 h 21 min 43.3 L
A1 9 km, 05 min
Possum Brush 558 km 5:26 5 h 26 min 44.4 L
A1 11 km, 06 min
Kiwarrak 569 km 5:32 5 h 32 min 44.8 L
A1 9 km, 04 min
Pampoolah 577 km 5:37 5 h 37 min 46.1 L
A1 1 km, 00 min
Dumaresq Island 578 km 5:38 5 h 38 min 46.2 L
A1 2 km, 01 min
Cundletown 580 km 5:39 5 h 39 min 46.3 L
A1 3 km, 01 min
Ghinni Ghinni 583 km 5:40 5 h 40 min 46.6 L
A1 4 km, 02 min
Jones Island 588 km 5:43 5 h 43 min 46.7 L
A1 6 km, 03 min
Coopernook 593 km 5:46 5 h 46 min 47.3 L
A1 12 km, 06 min
Johns River 606 km 5:53 5 h 53 min 47.9 L
A1 14 km, 07 min
Kew 620 km 6:01 6 h 01 min 49.5 L
A1 5 km, 02 min
Herons Creek 625 km 6:04 6 h 04 min 50.0 L
A1 16 km, 08 min
Sovereign Hills 641 km 6:13 6 h 13 min 50.9 L
A1 M1 30 km, 16 min
Kundabung 671 km 6:29 6 h 29 min 53.6 L
M1 18 km, 09 min
Frogmore 689 km 6:38 6 h 38 min 55.0 L
M1 7 km, 03 min
Frederickton 696 km 6:42 6 h 42 min 55.2 L
M1 24 km, 13 min
Eungai Rail 720 km 6:55 6 h 55 min 57.5 L
A1 3 km, 01 min
Eungai Creek 723 km 6:57 6 h 57 min 57.7 L
A1 8 km, 04 min
Warrell Creek 731 km 7:02 7 h 02 min 58.4 L
M1 2 km, 01 min
Donnellyville 733 km 7:03 7 h 03 min 58.6 L
M1 4 km, 02 min
Macksville 737 km 7:05 7 h 05 min 58.8 L
M1 8 km, 04 min
Nambucca Heads 745 km 7:10 7 h 10 min 59.3 L
M1 19 km, 10 min
Urunga 763 km 7:20 7 h 20 min 60.7 L
M1 8 km, 04 min
Raleigh 771 km 7:24 7 h 24 min 61.6 L
M1 2 km, 00 min
Repton 773 km 7:25 7 h 25 min 61.8 L
M1 6 km, 03 min
Bonville 779 km 7:28 7 h 28 min 61.9 L
M1 6 km, 03 min
Boambee 785 km 7:32 7 h 32 min 62.7 L
A1 1 km, 00 min
Boambee East 786 km 7:32 7 h 32 min 62.9 L
A1 6 km, 05 min
Coffs Harbour 792 km 7:38 7 h 38 min 62.9 L
A1 7 km, 06 min
Korora 799 km 7:44 7 h 44 min 63.8 L
A1 2 km, 01 min
Sapphire Beach 802 km 7:45 7 h 45 min 64.1 L
M1 7 km, 03 min
Moonee Beach 809 km 7:49 7 h 49 min 64.2 L
M1 12 km, 06 min
Woolgoolga 821 km 7:56 7 h 56 min 65.2 L
M1 21 km, 11 min
Milleara 841 km 8:07 8 h 07 min 67.2 L
A1 M1 68 km, 38 min
Maclean 909 km 8:45 8 h 45 min 72.5 L
M1 3 km, 01 min
Harwood 913 km 8:47 8 h 47 min 73.0 L
M1 A1 44 km, 27 min
Woodburn 957 km 9:15 9 h 15 min 75.9 L
A1 13 km, 10 min
Broadwater 970 km 9:25 9 h 25 min 77.5 L
A1 9 km, 06 min
Wardell 979 km 9:32 9 h 32 min 78.2 L
A1 M1 13 km, 07 min
West Ballina 991 km 9:39 9 h 39 min 79.1 L
M1 12 km, 06 min
Knockrow 1,003 km 9:46 9 h 46 min 80.1 L
M1 5 km, 02 min
Newrybar 1,008 km 9:48 9 h 48 min 80.6 L
M1 9 km, 04 min
Ewingsdale 1,017 km 9:53 9 h 53 min 81.2 L
M1 9 km, 04 min
Brunswick Heads 1,026 km 9:58 9 h 58 min 81.9 L
M1 8 km, 04 min
Billinudgel 1,033 km 10:02 10 h 02 min 82.5 L
M1 5 km, 02 min
Crabbes Creek 1,039 km 10:05 10 h 05 min 82.9 L
M1 26 km, 14 min
Chinderah 1,065 km 10:19 10 h 19 min 84.8 L
M1 8 km, 04 min
Tweed Heads South 1,072 km 10:24 10 h 24 min 85.7 L
M1 4 km, 02 min
Tweed Heads West 1,076 km 10:26 10 h 26 min 85.9 L
M1 23 km, 15 min
Broadbeach Waters 1,099 km 10:42 10 h 42 min 87.8 L
3 4 km, 04 min
Gold Coast 1,103 km 10:46 10 h 46 min 88.1 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Canberra to Gold Coast?

Fuel cost: 147.7 AUD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,099 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 Canberra to Gold Coast?

Driving time: 10 h 46 min

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

  • 839 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 7 h 37 min
  • 114 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 1 h 8 min
  • 38 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 25 min
  • 43 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 32 min
  • 34 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 28 min
  • 25 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 25 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 Canberra to Gold Coast by land?

The distance between Canberra and Gold Coast is 1,099 km by road including 966 km on motorways.

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

How far is Canberra to Gold Coast by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Canberra and Gold Coast is 908 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 Canberra and Gold Coast respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Canberra from Gold Coast by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 8 min to cover the distance of 908 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 4 h 7 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 Canberra to Gold Coast?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 3 h 47 min to cover the distance of 908 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 4 h 19 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 Canberra and Gold Coast?

The halfway point between Canberra and Gold Coast is Nabiac. It is located about 1 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Nabiac to Canberra is 548 km and driving will take about 5 h 21 min. The road between Nabiac and Gold Coast has length 551 km and will take approximately 5 h 25 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • Possum Brush is in 558 km from Canberra and 542 km from Gold Coast
  • Wang Wauk is in 541 km from Canberra and 558 km from Gold Coast
  • Coolongolook is in 537 km from Canberra and 562 km from Gold Coast

Where is Canberra in relation to Gold Coast?

Canberra is located 908 km south-west of Gold Coast.

Canberra has geographic coordinates: latitude -35.29759, longitude 149.10127.

Gold Coast has geographic coordinates: latitude -28.00237, longitude 153.4146.

Which highway goes from Canberra to Gold Coast?

The route from Canberra to Gold Coast follows M1, A1, M31.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • M23: 67 km
  • A28: 33 km
  • 3: 14 km
  • A23: 13 km
  • M2: 5 km
  • A43: 4 km
  • A40: 1 km
The distance between Canberra and Gold Coast is ranked 79th in the ranking popularity.
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