Distance between Childers and The Caves
The distance from Childers to The Caves is 348 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 6 hours and 15 minutes and goes through Rockhampton, Gin Gin, Benaraby, Calliope, Mount Larcom, Bajool and Kawana.
Shortest distance by air  294 km ✈️ 
Car route length  348 km 🚗 
Driving time  6 h 15 min 
Fuel amount  27.8 L 
Fuel cost  44.5 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Childers  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
A1 5 km, 12 min


Apple Tree Creek  5 km  12 min  0.4 L  
A1 46 km, 1 h 34 min


Gin Gin  52 km  1 h 47 min  3.6 L  
A1 152 km, 2 h 04 min


Benaraby  204 km  3 h 52 min  15.7 L  
A1 9 km, 09 min


Calliope  213 km  4 h 01 min  16.9 L  
A1 31 km, 25 min


Mount Larcom  244 km  4 h 27 min  19.1 L  
A1 45 km, 41 min


Bajool  289 km  5 h 08 min  22.8 L  
A1 34 km, 27 min


Rockhampton  323 km  5 h 35 min  25.6 L  
A1 6 km, 07 min


Kawana  329 km  5 h 43 min  26.1 L  
A1 19 km, 31 min


The Caves  348 km  6 h 15 min  27.5 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Childers to The Caves?
Fuel cost: 44.5 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 348 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.6 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Childers to The Caves?
Driving time: 6 h 15 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 223 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 2 h 28 min
 57 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 42 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
 58 km with a maximum speed 20 km/h = 2 h 54 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Childers to The Caves by land?
The distance between Childers and The Caves is 348 km by road.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Childers and The Caves respectively.
How far is Childers to The Caves by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Childers and The Caves is 294 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 The Caves respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Childers from The Caves by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 22 min to cover the distance of 294 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 20 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 The Caves?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 1 h 13 min to cover the distance of 294 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 24 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 The Caves?
The halfway point between Childers and The Caves is Bororen. It is located about 1 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Bororen to Childers is 173 km and driving will take about 3 h 30 min. The road between Bororen and The Caves has length 175 km and will take approximately 2 h 44 min.
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Where is Childers in relation to The Caves?
Childers is located 294 km southeast of The Caves.
Childers has geographic coordinates: latitude 25.23454, longitude 152.27681.
The Caves has geographic coordinates: latitude 23.17709, longitude 150.46117.
Which highway goes from Childers to The Caves?
The route from Childers to The Caves follows A1.