Distance between Charleville and Cairns

The distance from Charleville to Cairns is 1,383 kilometers by road including 23 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 15 hours and 54 minutes and goes through Charters Towers, Augathella, Tambo, Blackall, Barcaldine, Torrens Creek and Pentland.

Shortest distance by air 1,056 km ✈️
Car route length 1,383 km 🚗
Driving time 15 h 54 min
Fuel amount 110.7 L
Fuel cost 128.4 AUD
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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Charleville 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
A2 99 km, 1 h 06 min
Augathella 99 km 1:06 1 h 06 min 6.4 L
A2 105 km, 1 h 10 min
Tambo 204 km 2:16 2 h 16 min 15.8 L
A2 106 km, 1 h 11 min
Blackall 310 km 3:28 3 h 28 min 23.9 L
A2 99 km, 1 h 07 min
Barcaldine 409 km 4:35 4 h 35 min 32.2 L
19 244 km, 2 h 52 min
Torrens Creek 653 km 7:28 7 h 28 min 43.5 L
A6 145 km, 1 h 45 min
Pentland 798 km 9:13 9 h 13 min 63.1 L
A6 114 km, 1 h 16 min
Charters Towers 911 km 10:29 10 h 29 min 71.9 L
A6 116 km, 1 h 18 min
Stuart 1,027 km 11:47 11 h 47 min 81.9 L
A6 A1 356 km, 4 h 05 min
Cairns 1,383 km 15:53 15 h 53 min 110.5 L
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Charleville 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
A2 99 km, 1 h 06 min
Augathella 99 km 1:06 1 h 06 min 6.4 L
A2 105 km, 1 h 10 min
Tambo 204 km 2:16 2 h 16 min 15.8 L
A2 106 km, 1 h 11 min
Blackall 310 km 3:28 3 h 28 min 23.9 L
A2 99 km, 1 h 07 min
Barcaldine 409 km 4:35 4 h 35 min 32.2 L
19 67 km, 45 min
Aramac 476 km 5:21 5 h 21 min 38.0 L
19 177 km, 2 h 07 min
Torrens Creek 653 km 7:28 7 h 28 min 43.5 L
A6 145 km, 1 h 45 min
Pentland 798 km 9:13 9 h 13 min 63.1 L
A6 114 km, 1 h 16 min
Charters Towers 911 km 10:29 10 h 29 min 71.9 L
A6 83 km, 55 min
Woodstock 994 km 11:25 11 h 25 min 79.2 L
A6 33 km, 22 min
Stuart 1,027 km 11:47 11 h 47 min 81.9 L
A6 A1 11 km, 07 min
Douglas 1,038 km 11:55 11 h 55 min 82.9 L
A1 11 km, 06 min
Shaw 1,049 km 12:02 12 h 02 min 83.6 L
A1 41 km, 27 min
Rollingstone 1,091 km 12:29 12 h 29 min 87.2 L
A1 15 km, 10 min
Mutarnee 1,106 km 12:39 12 h 39 min 88.0 L
A1 12 km, 08 min
Bambaroo 1,118 km 12:48 12 h 48 min 88.9 L
A1 23 km, 15 min
Toobanna 1,141 km 13:03 13 h 03 min 91.2 L
A1 9 km, 06 min
Ingham 1,150 km 13:09 13 h 09 min 91.3 L
A1 50 km, 34 min
Cardwell 1,199 km 13:43 13 h 43 min 95.4 L
A1 45 km, 31 min
Tully 1,245 km 14:14 14 h 14 min 99.2 L
A1 15 km, 10 min
El Arish 1,259 km 14:24 14 h 24 min 100.3 L
A1 8 km, 05 min
Silkwood 1,268 km 14:30 14 h 30 min 101.2 L
A1 20 km, 13 min
Mourilyan 1,288 km 14:44 14 h 44 min 103.0 L
A1 32 km, 23 min
Mirriwinni 1,320 km 15:08 15 h 08 min 105.4 L
A1 4 km, 03 min
Babinda 1,324 km 15:11 15 h 11 min 105.8 L
A1 14 km, 09 min
Deeral 1,338 km 15:20 15 h 20 min 106.8 L
A1 7 km, 04 min
Fishery Falls 1,345 km 15:25 15 h 25 min 107.4 L
A1 14 km, 09 min
Gordonvale 1,359 km 15:34 15 h 34 min 108.3 L
A1 8 km, 06 min
Wrights Creek 1,367 km 15:40 15 h 40 min 109.1 L
A1 5 km, 03 min
Bentley Park 1,372 km 15:44 15 h 44 min 109.6 L
A1 11 km, 09 min
Cairns 1,384 km 15:53 15 h 53 min 110.5 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Charleville to Cairns?

Fuel cost: 128.4 AUD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,383 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.16 AUD / L)

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How long is a car ride from Charleville to Cairns?

Driving time: 15 h 54 min

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

  • 20 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 11 min
  • 1,061 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 11 h 47 min
  • 271 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 3 h 23 min
  • 9 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 7 min
  • 19 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 18 min
  • 5 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 5 min

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

How far is Charleville to Cairns by land?

The distance between Charleville and Cairns is 1,383 km by road including 23 km on motorways.

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

How far is Charleville to Cairns by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Charleville and Cairns is 1,056 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 Charleville and Cairns respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Charleville from Cairns by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 19 min to cover the distance of 1,056 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 4 h 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 Charleville to Cairns?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 4 h 24 min to cover the distance of 1,056 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 5 h 1 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 Charleville and Cairns?

The halfway point between Charleville and Cairns is Torrens Creek. It is located about 39 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Torrens Creek to Charleville is 653 km and driving will take about 7 h 28 min. The road between Torrens Creek and Cairns has length 730 km and will take approximately 8 h 25 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • Pentland is in 798 km from Charleville and 586 km from Cairns
  • Aramac is in 476 km from Charleville and 908 km from Cairns
  • Charters Towers is in 911 km from Charleville and 472 km from Cairns

Where is Charleville in relation to Cairns?

Charleville is located 1,056 km south of Cairns.

Charleville has geographic coordinates: latitude -26.40627, longitude 146.24204.

Cairns has geographic coordinates: latitude -16.9205, longitude 145.77189.

Which highway goes from Charleville to Cairns?

The route from Charleville to Cairns follows A2, A1, A6.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • 19: 89 km
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