Distance between Canberra and Tumbarumba
The distance from Canberra to Tumbarumba is 289 kilometers by road including 155 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 3 hours and 3 minutes and goes through Yarralumla, South Canberra, Acton, North Canberra, City, Turner and Lyneham.
Shortest distance by air  112 km ✈️ 
Car route length  289 km 🚗 
Driving time  3 h 3 min 
Fuel amount  23.2 L 
Fuel cost  38.7 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Yarralumla  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
3 km, 02 min


South Canberra  3 km  02 min  0.2 L  
A23 4 km, 04 min


North Canberra  7 km  06 min  0.3 L  
A23 5 km, 04 min


Kaleen  12 km  11 min  0.9 L  
A25 2 km, 01 min


Giralang  15 km  13 min  1.1 L  
A25 30 km, 20 min


Murrumbateman  44 km  33 min  2.8 L  
A25 20 km, 12 min


Yass  64 km  46 min  4.5 L  
M31 61 km, 33 min


Jugiong  126 km  1 h 19 min  9.7 L  
M31 35 km, 18 min


Gundagai  161 km  1 h 38 min  12.4 L  
M31 129 km, 1 h 25 min


Tumbarumba  289 km  3 h 03 min  22.5 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Canberra to Tumbarumba?
Fuel cost: 38.7 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 289 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 Canberra to Tumbarumba?
Driving time: 3 h 3 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 154 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 1 h 23 min
 86 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 57 min
 33 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 24 min
 2 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 1 min
 7 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 7 min
 7 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 8 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Canberra to Tumbarumba by land?
The distance between Canberra and Tumbarumba is 289 km by road including 155 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Canberra and Tumbarumba respectively.
How far is Canberra to Tumbarumba by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Canberra and Tumbarumba is 112 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 Tumbarumba respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Canberra from Tumbarumba by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 8 min to cover the distance of 112 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 30 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 Tumbarumba?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 28 min to cover the distance of 112 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 32 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 Tumbarumba?
The halfway point between Canberra and Tumbarumba is Coolac. It is located about 4 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Coolac to Canberra is 140 km and driving will take about 1 h 27 min. The road between Coolac and Tumbarumba has length 149 km and will take approximately 1 h 36 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Canberra in relation to Tumbarumba?
Canberra is located 112 km northeast of Tumbarumba.
Canberra has geographic coordinates: latitude 35.29759, longitude 149.10127.
Tumbarumba has geographic coordinates: latitude 35.7765, longitude 148.01006.
Which highway goes from Canberra to Tumbarumba?
The route from Canberra to Tumbarumba follows M31.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 A25: 53 km
 A23: 7 km