Distance between Cardwell and Mareeba
The distance from Cardwell to Mareeba is 225 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 2 hours and 38 minutes and goes through Tully, El Arish, Wangan, Millaa Millaa, Malanda and Atherton.
Shortest distance by air  156 km ✈️ 
Car route length  225 km 🚗 
Driving time  2 h 38 min 
Fuel amount  18 L 
Fuel cost  30.2 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Cardwell  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
A1 44 km, 30 min


Tully  44 km  30 min  3.2 L  
A1 15 km, 10 min


El Arish  59 km  40 min  4.3 L  
A1 8 km, 05 min


Silkwood  67 km  46 min  5.2 L  
A1 19 km, 12 min


Mourilyan  86 km  59 min  6.9 L  
A1 7 km, 05 min


Wangan  94 km  1 h 04 min  6.9 L  
25 50 km, 34 min


Millaa Millaa  144 km  1 h 39 min  10.8 L  
25 31 km, 21 min


Malanda  174 km  2 h 00 min  13.3 L  
25 16 km, 12 min


Atherton  191 km  2 h 13 min  14.9 L  
1 34 km, 24 min


Mareeba  225 km  2 h 38 min  17.6 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Cardwell to Mareeba?
Fuel cost: 30.2 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 225 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 Cardwell to Mareeba?
Driving time: 2 h 38 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 171 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 1 h 54 min
 37 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 27 min
 4 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 3 min
 12 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 12 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Cardwell to Mareeba by land?
The distance between Cardwell and Mareeba is 225 km by road.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Cardwell and Mareeba respectively.
How far is Cardwell to Mareeba by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Cardwell and Mareeba is 156 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 Cardwell and Mareeba respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Cardwell from Mareeba by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 11 min to cover the distance of 156 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 42 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 Cardwell to Mareeba?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 39 min to cover the distance of 156 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 44 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 Cardwell and Mareeba?
The halfway point between Cardwell and Mareeba is Wangan. It is located about 18 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Wangan to Cardwell is 94 km and driving will take about 1 h 4 min. The road between Wangan and Mareeba has length 131 km and will take approximately 1 h 33 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Cardwell in relation to Mareeba?
Cardwell is located 156 km southeast of Mareeba.
Cardwell has geographic coordinates: latitude 18.26837, longitude 146.03003.
Mareeba has geographic coordinates: latitude 16.99156, longitude 145.42266.
Which highway goes from Cardwell to Mareeba?
The route from Cardwell to Mareeba follows A1, 25.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 1: 34 km
 81: 3 km