Distance between Coober Pedy and Goolwa
The distance from Coober Pedy to Goolwa is 926 kilometers by road including 43 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 10 hours and 24 minutes and goes through Port Augusta, Mount Eba, Wirraminna, Pimba, Napperby, Crystal Brook and Redhill.
Shortest distance by air  815 km ✈️ 
Car route length  926 km 🚗 
Driving time  10 h 24 min 
Fuel amount  74.1 L 
Fuel cost  125.3 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Coober Pedy  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
A87 159 km, 1 h 46 min


Mount Eba  159 km  1 h 46 min  11.5 L  
A87 168 km, 1 h 51 min


Wirraminna  326 km  3 h 38 min  22.9 L  
A87 49 km, 32 min


Pimba  376 km  4 h 11 min  29.3 L  
A87 166 km, 1 h 51 min


Port Augusta  541 km  6 h 02 min  43.1 L  
A1 81 km, 54 min


Napperby  622 km  6 h 57 min  49.4 L  
A1 26 km, 17 min


Crystal Brook  648 km  7 h 14 min  51.1 L  
A1 21 km, 14 min


Redhill  669 km  7 h 28 min  52.7 L  
A1 32 km, 21 min


Snowtown  702 km  7 h 50 min  55.0 L  
A1 225 km, 2 h 34 min


Goolwa  927 km  10 h 24 min  73.9 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Coober Pedy to Goolwa?
Fuel cost: 125.3 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 926 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.69 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Coober Pedy to Goolwa?
Driving time: 10 h 24 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 13 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 7 min
 20 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 12 min
 850 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 9 h 26 min
 20 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 14 min
 20 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 20 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 Coober Pedy to Goolwa by land?
The distance between Coober Pedy and Goolwa is 926 km by road including 43 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Coober Pedy and Goolwa respectively.
How far is Coober Pedy to Goolwa by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Coober Pedy and Goolwa is 815 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 Coober Pedy and Goolwa respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Coober Pedy from Goolwa by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 1 min to cover the distance of 815 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 3 h 42 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 Coober Pedy to Goolwa?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 3 h 23 min to cover the distance of 815 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 3 h 52 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 Coober Pedy and Goolwa?
The halfway point between Coober Pedy and Goolwa is Port Augusta. It is located about 78 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Port Augusta to Coober Pedy is 541 km and driving will take about 6 h 2 min. The road between Port Augusta and Goolwa has length 385 km and will take approximately 4 h 21 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Coober Pedy in relation to Goolwa?
Coober Pedy is located 815 km northwest of Goolwa.
Coober Pedy has geographic coordinates: latitude 29.01337, longitude 134.75362.
Goolwa has geographic coordinates: latitude 35.50208, longitude 138.78205.
Which highway goes from Coober Pedy to Goolwa?
The route from Coober Pedy to Goolwa follows A87, A1.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 M2: 42 km
 A13: 30 km
 A2: 11 km
 B37: 5 km
 B34: 2 km