Distance between Childers and Brisbane
The distance from Childers to Brisbane is 309 kilometers by road including 145 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 3 hours and 26 minutes and goes through Maryborough, Gympie, Doolbi, Howard, Tiaro, Gunalda and Pomona.
Shortest distance by air  259 km ✈️ 
Car route length  309 km 🚗 
Driving time  3 h 26 min 
Fuel amount  24.7 L 
Fuel cost  41.5 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Childers  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
A1 6 km, 05 min


Doolbi  6 km  05 min  0.1 L  
A1 30 km, 21 min


Howard  36 km  27 min  1.8 L  
A1 23 km, 17 min


Maryborough  59 km  44 min  4.5 L  
A1 33 km, 24 min


Tiaro  92 km  1 h 08 min  6.0 L  
A1 22 km, 17 min


Gunalda  115 km  1 h 25 min  8.8 L  
A1 25 km, 17 min


Gympie  139 km  1 h 43 min  10.5 L  
A1 M1 37 km, 22 min


Pomona  177 km  2 h 05 min  14.0 L  
M1 14 km, 08 min


Cooroy  191 km  2 h 13 min  14.4 L  
M1 118 km, 1 h 12 min


Brisbane  309 km  3 h 26 min  24.6 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Childers to Brisbane?
Fuel cost: 41.5 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 309 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 Childers to Brisbane?
Driving time: 3 h 26 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 96 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 52 min
 43 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 26 min
 39 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 25 min
 116 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 1 h 27 min
 5 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 3 min
 7 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 6 min
 3 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 3 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Childers to Brisbane by land?
The distance between Childers and Brisbane is 309 km by road including 145 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Childers and Brisbane respectively.
How far is Childers to Brisbane by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Childers and Brisbane is 259 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 Childers and Brisbane respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Childers from Brisbane by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 19 min to cover the distance of 259 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 10 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 Childers to Brisbane?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 1 h 4 min to cover the distance of 259 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 14 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 Childers and Brisbane?
The halfway point between Childers and Brisbane is Gympie. It is located about 15 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Gympie to Childers is 139 km and driving will take about 1 h 43 min. The road between Gympie and Brisbane has length 170 km and will take approximately 1 h 43 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Childers in relation to Brisbane?
Childers is located 259 km northwest of Brisbane.
Childers has geographic coordinates: latitude 25.23454, longitude 152.27681.
Brisbane has geographic coordinates: latitude 27.46897, longitude 153.0235.
Which highway goes from Childers to Brisbane?
The route from Childers to Brisbane follows A1, M1.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 A3: 9 km
 M3: 5 km
 M7: 4 km
 15: 1 km