Distance between Canberra and Tathra
The distance from Canberra to Tathra is 243 kilometers by road including 4 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 2 hours and 51 minutes and goes through Yarralumla, South Canberra, Deakin, Hughes, Garran, Phillip and O'Malley.
Shortest distance by air  178 km ✈️ 
Car route length  243 km 🚗 
Driving time  2 h 51 min 
Fuel amount  19.4 L 
Fuel cost  34.2 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
South Canberra  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
6 km, 04 min


Hughes  6 km  04 min  0.4 L  
1 km, 00 min


Garran  7 km  05 min  0.5 L  
1 km, 01 min


O'Malley  8 km  06 min  0.6 L  
2 km, 01 min


Isaacs  10 km  08 min  0.7 L  
3 km, 02 min


Fadden  14 km  10 min  1.1 L  
2 km, 01 min


Gowrie  15 km  11 min  1.1 L  
3 km, 02 min


Richardson  18 km  13 min  1.3 L  
A23 3 km, 01 min


Theodore  21 km  15 min  1.6 L  
A23 B23 222 km, 2 h 35 min


Tathra  243 km  2 h 51 min  19.3 L 
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Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Canberra to Tathra?
Fuel cost: 34.2 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 243 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.76 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Canberra to Tathra?
Driving time: 2 h 51 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 154 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 1 h 42 min
 82 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 1 h 1 min
 5 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 4 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 Canberra to Tathra by land?
The distance between Canberra and Tathra is 243 km by road including 4 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Canberra and Tathra respectively.
How far is Canberra to Tathra by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Canberra and Tathra is 178 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 Canberra and Tathra respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Canberra from Tathra by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 13 min to cover the distance of 178 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 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 Canberra to Tathra?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 44 min to cover the distance of 178 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 50 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 Tathra?
The halfway point between Canberra and Tathra is Cooma. It is located about 4 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Cooma to Canberra is 117 km and driving will take about 1 h 21 min. The road between Cooma and Tathra has length 126 km and will take approximately 1 h 30 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Canberra in relation to Tathra?
Canberra is located 178 km northwest of Tathra.
Canberra has geographic coordinates: latitude 35.29759, longitude 149.10127.
Tathra has geographic coordinates: latitude 36.72845, longitude 149.98503.
Which highway goes from Canberra to Tathra?
The route from Canberra to Tathra follows B23, B72.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 A23: 18 km
 A1: 9 km
 9: 4 km