Distance between Clairview and Cairns
The distance from Clairview to Cairns is 858 kilometers by road including 20 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 16 hours and 14 minutes and goes through Flaggy Rock, Carmila, West Hill, Ilbilbie, Mount Christian, Koumala and Yukan.
Shortest distance by air  699 km ✈️ 
Car route length  858 km 🚗 
Driving time  16 h 14 min 
Fuel amount  68.6 L 
Fuel cost  118.7 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Clairview  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
A1 17 km, 13 min


Flaggy Rock  17 km  13 min  1.2 L  
A1 8 km, 07 min


Carmila  25 km  20 min  1.5 L  
A1 16 km, 12 min


West Hill  41 km  33 min  2.9 L  
A1 11 km, 08 min


Ilbilbie  53 km  41 min  3.7 L  
A1 10 km, 07 min


Mount Christian  63 km  49 min  4.7 L  
A1 6 km, 05 min


Koumala  69 km  55 min  5.4 L  
A1 11 km, 08 min


Yukan  80 km  1 h 03 min  5.7 L  
A1 9 km, 06 min


Jilalan  88 km  1 h 09 min  7.0 L  
A1 769 km, 15 h 04 min


Cairns  858 km  16 h 14 min  68.4 L 
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Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Clairview to Cairns?
Fuel cost: 118.7 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 858 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.73 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Clairview to Cairns?
Driving time: 16 h 14 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 17 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 10 min
 473 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 5 h 15 min
 182 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 2 h 16 min
 5 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 4 min
 15 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 14 min
 2 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 2 min
 163 km with a maximum speed 20 km/h = 8 h 10 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Clairview to Cairns by land?
The distance between Clairview and Cairns is 858 km by road including 20 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Clairview and Cairns respectively.
How far is Clairview to Cairns by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Clairview and Cairns is 699 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 Clairview and Cairns respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Clairview from Cairns by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 52 min to cover the distance of 699 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 3 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 Clairview to Cairns?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 2 h 54 min to cover the distance of 699 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 3 h 19 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 Clairview and Cairns?
The halfway point between Clairview and Cairns is Brandon. It is located about 1 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Brandon to Clairview is 430 km and driving will take about 8 h 1 min. The road between Brandon and Cairns has length 428 km and will take approximately 8 h 13 min.
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Where is Clairview in relation to Cairns?
Clairview is located 699 km southeast of Cairns.
Clairview has geographic coordinates: latitude 22.1075, longitude 149.53254.
Cairns has geographic coordinates: latitude 16.9205, longitude 145.77189.
Which highway goes from Clairview to Cairns?
The route from Clairview to Cairns follows A1.