Distance between Douglas and Port Douglas

The distance from Douglas to Port Douglas is 411 kilometers by road including 20 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 4 hours and 51 minutes and goes through Shaw, Ingham, Cardwell, Tully, El Arish, Gordonvale and Wrights Creek.

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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Douglas 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
A1 12 km, 07 min
Shaw 12 km 0:07 07 min 0.6 L
A1 100 km, 1 h 07 min
Ingham 112 km 1:14 1 h 14 min 8.3 L
A1 50 km, 34 min
Cardwell 162 km 1:48 1 h 48 min 12.4 L
A1 45 km, 31 min
Tully 207 km 2:19 2 h 19 min 16.2 L
A1 15 km, 10 min
El Arish 222 km 2:30 2 h 30 min 17.3 L
A1 99 km, 1 h 09 min
Gordonvale 321 km 3:40 3 h 40 min 25.3 L
A1 8 km, 06 min
Wrights Creek 329 km 3:46 3 h 46 min 26.1 L
A1 5 km, 03 min
Bentley Park 334 km 3:49 3 h 49 min 26.6 L
A1 44 77 km, 1 h 01 min
Port Douglas 411 km 4:51 4 h 51 min 32.8 L
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Douglas 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
A1 12 km, 07 min
Shaw 12 km 0:07 07 min 0.6 L
A1 41 km, 27 min
Rollingstone 53 km 0:34 34 min 4.2 L
A1 15 km, 10 min
Mutarnee 68 km 0:45 45 min 5.0 L
A1 12 km, 08 min
Bambaroo 81 km 0:53 53 min 5.9 L
A1 23 km, 15 min
Toobanna 103 km 1:08 1 h 08 min 8.2 L
A1 9 km, 06 min
Ingham 112 km 1:14 1 h 14 min 8.3 L
A1 50 km, 34 min
Cardwell 162 km 1:48 1 h 48 min 12.4 L
A1 45 km, 31 min
Tully 207 km 2:19 2 h 19 min 16.2 L
A1 15 km, 10 min
El Arish 222 km 2:30 2 h 30 min 17.3 L
A1 8 km, 05 min
Silkwood 230 km 2:35 2 h 35 min 18.2 L
A1 20 km, 13 min
Mourilyan 250 km 2:49 2 h 49 min 19.9 L
A1 32 km, 23 min
Mirriwinni 282 km 3:13 3 h 13 min 22.4 L
A1 4 km, 03 min
Babinda 287 km 3:16 3 h 16 min 22.8 L
A1 14 km, 09 min
Deeral 300 km 3:25 3 h 25 min 23.8 L
A1 7 km, 04 min
Fishery Falls 307 km 3:30 3 h 30 min 24.4 L
A1 14 km, 09 min
Gordonvale 321 km 3:39 3 h 39 min 25.3 L
A1 8 km, 06 min
Wrights Creek 329 km 3:46 3 h 46 min 26.1 L
A1 5 km, 03 min
Bentley Park 334 km 3:49 3 h 49 min 26.6 L
A1 91 17 km, 14 min
Redlynch 351 km 4:03 4 h 03 min 28.0 L
91 7 km, 05 min
Smithfield 358 km 4:09 4 h 09 min 28.6 L
44 46 km, 35 min
Craiglie 404 km 4:44 4 h 44 min 31.9 L
44 7 km, 06 min
Port Douglas 411 km 4:50 4 h 50 min 32.8 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Douglas to Port Douglas?

Fuel cost: 56.9 AUD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 411 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 Douglas to Port Douglas?

Driving time: 4 h 51 min

This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.

  • 16 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 9 min
  • 279 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 3 h 5 min
  • 79 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 59 min
  • 5 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 4 min
  • 31 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 30 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 Douglas to Port Douglas by land?

The distance between Douglas and Port Douglas is 411 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 Douglas and Port Douglas respectively.

How far is Douglas to Port Douglas by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Douglas and Port Douglas is 344 km.

This distance is calculated using the Haversine formula as a great-circle distance between two points on the surface of a sphere. The start and finish points are the centers of Douglas and Port Douglas respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Douglas from Port Douglas by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 25 min to cover the distance of 344 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 33 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 Douglas to Port Douglas?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 1 h 26 min to cover the distance of 344 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 38 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 Douglas and Port Douglas?

The halfway point between Douglas and Port Douglas is Tully. It is located about 2 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Tully to Douglas is 207 km and driving will take about 2 h 19 min. The road between Tully and Port Douglas has length 204 km and will take approximately 2 h 31 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • El Arish is in 222 km from Douglas and 189 km from Port Douglas
  • Silkwood is in 230 km from Douglas and 181 km from Port Douglas
  • Cardwell is in 162 km from Douglas and 249 km from Port Douglas

Where is Douglas in relation to Port Douglas?

Douglas is located 344 km south-east of Port Douglas.

Douglas has geographic coordinates: latitude -19.32693, longitude 146.74745.

Port Douglas has geographic coordinates: latitude -16.4846, longitude 145.46363.

Which highway goes from Douglas to Port Douglas?

The route from Douglas to Port Douglas follows A1.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • 44: 48 km
  • 91: 14 km
  • 1: 1 km
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