Distance between Frankfield and Cairns
The distance from Frankfield to Cairns is 779 kilometers by road including 23 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 8 hours and 49 minutes and goes through Charters Towers, Stuart, Douglas, Shaw, Ingham, Cardwell and Tully.
Shortest distance by air  619 km ✈️ 
Car route length  779 km 🚗 
Driving time  8 h 49 min 
Fuel amount  62.3 L 
Fuel cost  110.2 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Frankfield  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
A7 303 km, 3 h 22 min


Charters Towers  303 km  3 h 22 min  22.9 L  
A6 119 km, 1 h 21 min


Stuart  422 km  4 h 43 min  33.5 L  
A6 A1 11 km, 07 min


Douglas  433 km  4 h 51 min  34.5 L  
A1 11 km, 06 min


Shaw  444 km  4 h 57 min  35.2 L  
A1 100 km, 1 h 07 min


Ingham  545 km  6 h 04 min  42.9 L  
A1 50 km, 34 min


Cardwell  594 km  6 h 39 min  47.0 L  
A1 45 km, 31 min


Tully  640 km  7 h 10 min  50.8 L  
A1 15 km, 10 min


El Arish  654 km  7 h 20 min  51.9 L  
A1 124 km, 1 h 28 min


Cairns  779 km  8 h 49 min  62.1 L 
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Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Frankfield to Cairns?
Fuel cost: 110.2 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 779 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 Frankfield to Cairns?
Driving time: 8 h 49 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
 673 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 7 h 28 min
 64 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 48 min
 8 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 6 min
 14 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 13 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Frankfield to Cairns by land?
The distance between Frankfield and Cairns is 779 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 Frankfield and Cairns respectively.
How far is Frankfield to Cairns by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Frankfield and Cairns is 619 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 Frankfield and Cairns respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Frankfield from Cairns by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 46 min to cover the distance of 619 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 2 h 48 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 Frankfield to Cairns?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 2 h 34 min to cover the distance of 619 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 2 h 56 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 Frankfield and Cairns?
Where is Frankfield in relation to Cairns?
Frankfield is located 619 km southeast of Cairns.
Frankfield has geographic coordinates: latitude 22.29187, longitude 147.31125.
Cairns has geographic coordinates: latitude 16.9205, longitude 145.77189.
Which highway goes from Frankfield to Cairns?
The route from Frankfield to Cairns follows A1, A7, A6.