Distance between Creswick and Tara
The distance from Creswick to Tara is 1,518 kilometers by road including 18 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 17 hours and 47 minutes and goes through Bendigo, Dubbo, Daylesford, Castlemaine, Kangaroo Flat, Golden Square and Elmore.
Shortest distance by air  1,285 km ✈️ 
Car route length  1,518 km 🚗 
Driving time  17 h 47 min 
Fuel amount  121.5 L 
Fuel cost  140.9 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Creswick  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
A300 27 km, 19 min


Daylesford  27 km  19 min  2.0 L  
A300 39 km, 28 min


Castlemaine  66 km  47 min  4.9 L  
A300 29 km, 18 min


Kangaroo Flat  95 km  1 h 06 min  7.4 L  
A79 4 km, 03 min


Golden Square  99 km  1 h 09 min  7.8 L  
A79 3 km, 03 min


Bendigo  102 km  1 h 13 min  8.0 L  
A300 45 km, 33 min


Elmore  147 km  1 h 46 min  11.7 L  
A300 64 km, 43 min


Tatura  211 km  2 h 29 min  16.8 L  
A300 A39 651 km, 7 h 42 min


Dubbo  863 km  10 h 12 min  66.3 L  
A39 656 km, 7 h 34 min


Tara  1,518 km  17 h 47 min  119.3 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Creswick to Tara?
Fuel cost: 140.9 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,518 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.16 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Creswick to Tara?
Driving time: 17 h 47 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 8 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 4 min
 10 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 5 min
 1,125 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 12 h 30 min
 295 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 3 h 41 min
 9 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 7 min
 36 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 36 min
 35 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 41 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Creswick to Tara by land?
The distance between Creswick and Tara is 1,518 km by road including 18 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Creswick and Tara respectively.
How far is Creswick to Tara by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Creswick and Tara is 1,285 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 Creswick and Tara respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Creswick from Tara by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 36 min to cover the distance of 1,285 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 5 h 50 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 Creswick to Tara?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 5 h 21 min to cover the distance of 1,285 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 6 h 7 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 Creswick and Tara?
The halfway point between Creswick and Tara is Alectown. It is located about 7 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Alectown to Creswick is 766 km and driving will take about 9 h 4 min. The road between Alectown and Tara has length 752 km and will take approximately 8 h 43 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Creswick in relation to Tara?
Creswick is located 1,285 km southwest of Tara.
Creswick has geographic coordinates: latitude 37.42459, longitude 143.89397.
Tara has geographic coordinates: latitude 27.27693, longitude 150.45696.
Which highway goes from Creswick to Tara?
The route from Creswick to Tara follows A39, A300, A5.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 B64: 37 km
 C363: 32 km
 87: 28 km
 C371: 20 km
 B94: 18 km
 A79: 15 km
 M79: 13 km
 C361: 6 km
 85: 3 km
 B75: 1 km