Distance between Dubbo and Tara
The distance from Dubbo to Tara is 660 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 7 hours and 38 minutes and goes through Coonabarabran, Narrabri West, Narrabri, Moree, Boggabilla and Goondiwindi.
Shortest distance by air  581 km ✈️ 
Car route length  660 km 🚗 
Driving time  7 h 38 min 
Fuel amount  52.8 L 
Fuel cost  94 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Dubbo  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
A39 93 km, 1 h 03 min


Mendooran  93 km  1 h 03 min  4.5 L  
B55 A39 68 km, 46 min


Coonabarabran  161 km  1 h 50 min  11.1 L  
A39 110 km, 1 h 16 min


Narrabri  271 km  3 h 06 min  20.3 L  
A39 42 km, 29 min


Bellata  313 km  3 h 36 min  24.9 L  
A39 21 km, 14 min


Gurley  334 km  3 h 50 min  26.4 L  
A39 55 km, 39 min


Moree  389 km  4 h 30 min  27.7 L  
A39 73 km, 53 min


Boggabilla  462 km  5 h 23 min  34.9 L  
A39 35 km, 25 min


Goondiwindi  497 km  5 h 49 min  39.0 L  
A5 163 km, 1 h 48 min


Tara  660 km  7 h 38 min  50.6 L 
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Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Dubbo to Tara?
Fuel cost: 94 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 660 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.78 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Dubbo to Tara?
Driving time: 7 h 38 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 526 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 5 h 50 min
 114 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 1 h 25 min
 2 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 1 min
 7 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 6 min
 11 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 13 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Dubbo to Tara by land?
The distance between Dubbo and Tara is 660 km by road.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Dubbo and Tara respectively.
How far is Dubbo to Tara by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Dubbo and Tara is 581 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 Dubbo and Tara respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Dubbo from Tara by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 43 min to cover the distance of 581 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 2 h 38 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 Dubbo to Tara?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 2 h 25 min to cover the distance of 581 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 2 h 46 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 Dubbo and Tara?
The halfway point between Dubbo and Tara is Gurley. It is located about 4 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Gurley to Dubbo is 334 km and driving will take about 3 h 50 min. The road between Gurley and Tara has length 326 km and will take approximately 3 h 47 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Dubbo in relation to Tara?
Dubbo is located 581 km southwest of Tara.
Dubbo has geographic coordinates: latitude 32.2479, longitude 148.60265.
Tara has geographic coordinates: latitude 27.27693, longitude 150.45696.
Which highway goes from Dubbo to Tara?
The route from Dubbo to Tara follows A39, A5.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 87: 28 km
 85: 3 km