Distance between Clermont and Cairns
The distance from Clermont to Cairns is 853 kilometers by road including 23 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 9 hours and 39 minutes and goes through Charters Towers, Frankfield, Stuart, Douglas, Shaw, Ingham and Cardwell.
Shortest distance by air  685 km ✈️ 
Car route length  853 km 🚗 
Driving time  9 h 39 min 
Fuel amount  68.2 L 
Fuel cost  120.8 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Clermont  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
A7 103 km, 1 h 09 min


Frankfield  103 km  1 h 09 min  2.5 L  
A7 275 km, 3 h 03 min


Charters Towers  377 km  4 h 12 min  28.9 L  
A6 119 km, 1 h 21 min


Stuart  497 km  5 h 33 min  39.5 L  
A6 A1 11 km, 07 min


Douglas  508 km  5 h 41 min  40.4 L  
A1 11 km, 06 min


Shaw  519 km  5 h 48 min  41.2 L  
A1 100 km, 1 h 07 min


Ingham  619 km  6 h 55 min  48.9 L  
A1 50 km, 34 min


Cardwell  669 km  7 h 29 min  53.0 L  
A1 45 km, 31 min


Tully  714 km  8 h 00 min  56.8 L  
A1 139 km, 1 h 39 min


Cairns  853 km  9 h 39 min  68.1 L 
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Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Clermont to Cairns?
Fuel cost: 120.8 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 853 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.77 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Clermont to Cairns?
Driving time: 9 h 39 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
 744 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 8 h 15 min
 67 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 50 min
 8 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 6 min
 14 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 13 min
 1 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 1 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Clermont to Cairns by land?
The distance between Clermont and Cairns is 853 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 Clermont and Cairns respectively.
How far is Clermont to Cairns by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Clermont and Cairns is 685 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 Clermont and Cairns respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Clermont from Cairns by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 51 min to cover the distance of 685 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 3 h 6 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 Clermont to Cairns?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 2 h 51 min to cover the distance of 685 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 3 h 15 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 Clermont and Cairns?
The halfway point between Clermont and Cairns is Woodstock. It is located about 37 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Woodstock to Clermont is 464 km and driving will take about 5 h 10 min. The road between Woodstock and Cairns has length 389 km and will take approximately 4 h 28 min.
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Where is Clermont in relation to Cairns?
Clermont is located 685 km southeast of Cairns.
Clermont has geographic coordinates: latitude 22.82467, longitude 147.64031.
Cairns has geographic coordinates: latitude 16.9205, longitude 145.77189.
Which highway goes from Clermont to Cairns?
The route from Clermont to Cairns follows A7, A1, A6.