Distance between Childers and Rockhampton
The distance from Childers to Rockhampton is 324 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 3 hours and 44 minutes and goes through Gin Gin, Benaraby, Calliope, Mount Larcom and Bajool.
Shortest distance by air  273 km ✈️ 
Car route length  324 km 🚗 
Driving time  3 h 44 min 
Fuel amount  25.9 L 
Fuel cost  44.5 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Childers  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
A1 5 km, 04 min


Apple Tree Creek  5 km  04 min  0.4 L  
A1 18 km, 12 min


Booyal  23 km  16 min  0.5 L  
A1 32 km, 22 min


Gin Gin  55 km  38 min  3.6 L  
A1 118 km, 1 h 20 min


Bororen  173 km  1 h 59 min  13.2 L  
A1 31 km, 21 min


Benaraby  204 km  2 h 20 min  15.7 L  
A1 10 km, 07 min


Calliope  214 km  2 h 27 min  17.0 L  
A1 33 km, 23 min


Mount Larcom  247 km  2 h 51 min  19.2 L  
A1 42 km, 28 min


Bajool  289 km  3 h 20 min  22.8 L  
A1 35 km, 24 min


Rockhampton  324 km  3 h 44 min  25.6 L 
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Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Childers to Rockhampton?
Fuel cost: 44.5 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 324 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.72 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Childers to Rockhampton?
Driving time: 3 h 44 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 249 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 2 h 45 min
 66 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 49 min
 4 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 3 min
 4 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 3 min
 2 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 2 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Childers to Rockhampton by land?
The distance between Childers and Rockhampton is 324 km by road.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Childers and Rockhampton respectively.
How far is Childers to Rockhampton by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Childers and Rockhampton is 273 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 Rockhampton respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Childers from Rockhampton by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 20 min to cover the distance of 273 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 14 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 Rockhampton?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 1 h 8 min to cover the distance of 273 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 18 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 Rockhampton?
The halfway point between Childers and Rockhampton is Bororen. It is located about 11 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Bororen to Childers is 173 km and driving will take about 1 h 59 min. The road between Bororen and Rockhampton has length 150 km and will take approximately 1 h 45 min.
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Where is Childers in relation to Rockhampton?
Childers is located 273 km southeast of Rockhampton.
Childers has geographic coordinates: latitude 25.23454, longitude 152.27681.
Rockhampton has geographic coordinates: latitude 23.37825, longitude 150.51344.
Which highway goes from Childers to Rockhampton?
The route from Childers to Rockhampton follows A1.