Distance between Cardwell and Port Douglas

The distance from Cardwell to Port Douglas is 248 kilometers by road including 3 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 4 hours and 28 minutes and goes through Tully, El Arish, Gordonvale, Wrights Creek, Bentley Park, Redlynch and Craiglie.

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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Cardwell 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
A1 44 km, 47 min
Tully 44 km 0:47 47 min 3.2 L
A1 15 km, 16 min
El Arish 59 km 1:03 1 h 03 min 4.3 L
A1 8 km, 08 min
Silkwood 67 km 1:11 1 h 11 min 5.2 L
A1 91 km, 1 h 34 min
Gordonvale 158 km 2:45 2 h 45 min 12.2 L
A1 8 km, 10 min
Wrights Creek 166 km 2:55 2 h 55 min 13.1 L
A1 5 km, 09 min
Bentley Park 172 km 3:05 3 h 05 min 13.6 L
A1 91 17 km, 21 min
Redlynch 188 km 3:27 3 h 27 min 15.0 L
91 44 52 km, 52 min
Craiglie 240 km 4:19 4 h 19 min 18.8 L
44 7 km, 08 min
Port Douglas 247 km 4:27 4 h 27 min 19.7 L
1 km, 01 min
-16.48460, 145.46363 248 km 4:28 4 h 28 min 19.8 L
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Cardwell 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
A1 44 km, 47 min
Tully 44 km 0:47 47 min 3.2 L
A1 15 km, 16 min
El Arish 59 km 1:03 1 h 03 min 4.3 L
A1 8 km, 08 min
Silkwood 67 km 1:11 1 h 11 min 5.2 L
A1 20 km, 30 min
Mourilyan 87 km 1:42 1 h 42 min 6.9 L
A1 32 km, 28 min
Mirriwinni 119 km 2:11 2 h 11 min 9.4 L
A1 4 km, 03 min
Babinda 124 km 2:15 2 h 15 min 9.8 L
A1 14 km, 16 min
Deeral 137 km 2:31 2 h 31 min 10.7 L
A1 7 km, 04 min
Fishery Falls 144 km 2:36 2 h 36 min 11.4 L
A1 14 km, 09 min
Gordonvale 158 km 2:45 2 h 45 min 12.2 L
A1 8 km, 10 min
Wrights Creek 166 km 2:55 2 h 55 min 13.1 L
A1 5 km, 09 min
Bentley Park 172 km 3:05 3 h 05 min 13.6 L
A1 91 17 km, 21 min
Redlynch 188 km 3:27 3 h 27 min 15.0 L
91 44 52 km, 52 min
Craiglie 240 km 4:19 4 h 19 min 18.8 L
44 7 km, 08 min
Port Douglas 247 km 4:27 4 h 27 min 19.7 L
1 km, 01 min
-16.48460, 145.46363 248 km 4:28 4 h 28 min 19.8 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Cardwell to Port Douglas?

Fuel cost: 34.3 AUD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 248 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.73 AUD / L)

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How long is a car ride from Cardwell to Port Douglas?

Driving time: 4 h 28 min

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

  • 119 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 1 h 19 min
  • 61 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 46 min
  • 4 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 3 min
  • 24 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 24 min
  • 38 km with a maximum speed 20 km/h = 1 h 54 min

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

How far is Cardwell to Port Douglas by land?

The distance between Cardwell and Port Douglas is 248 km by road including 3 km on motorways.

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

How far is Cardwell to Port Douglas by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Cardwell and Port Douglas is 207 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 Cardwell and Port Douglas respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Cardwell from Port Douglas by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 15 min to cover the distance of 207 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 56 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 Port Douglas?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 51 min to cover the distance of 207 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 59 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 Port Douglas?

The halfway point between Cardwell and Port Douglas is Babinda.

The distance from Babinda to Cardwell is 124 km and driving will take about 2 h 15 min. The road between Babinda and Port Douglas has length 124 km and will take approximately 2 h 13 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • Mirriwinni is in 119 km from Cardwell and 129 km from Port Douglas
  • Deeral is in 137 km from Cardwell and 111 km from Port Douglas
  • Fishery Falls is in 144 km from Cardwell and 104 km from Port Douglas

Where is Cardwell in relation to Port Douglas?

Cardwell is located 207 km south-east of Port Douglas.

Cardwell has geographic coordinates: latitude -18.26837, longitude 146.03003.

Port Douglas has geographic coordinates: latitude -16.4846, longitude 145.46363.

Which highway goes from Cardwell to Port Douglas?

The route from Cardwell to Port Douglas follows A1.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • 44: 44 km
  • 91: 11 km
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