Distance between Geelong and Cairns

The distance from Geelong to Cairns is 3,007 kilometers by road including 237 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 33 hours and 59 minutes and goes through Dubbo, Charters Towers, Geelong West, Drumcondra, North Geelong, Norlane and Corio.

Shortest distance by air 2,365 km ✈️
Car route length 3,007 km 🚗
Driving time 33 h 59 min
Fuel amount 240.6 L
Fuel cost 406.6 AUD
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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
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Point Distance Time Fuel
Geelong 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
C123 1 km, 01 min
Geelong West 1 km 0:01 01 min 0.1 L
A10 2 km, 02 min
North Geelong 4 km 0:03 03 min 0.2 L
A10 3 km, 02 min
Norlane 7 km 0:05 05 min 0.4 L
A10 3 km, 02 min
Corio 10 km 0:08 08 min 0.6 L
A10 7 km, 04 min
Lara 17 km 0:12 12 min 1.0 L
M1 21 km, 12 min
Werribee 39 km 0:25 25 min 2.4 L
M1 A39 836 km, 9 h 24 min
Dubbo 875 km 9:50 9 h 50 min 68.5 L
A39 A7 1,657 km, 18 h 42 min
Charters Towers 2,532 km 28:32 28 h 32 min 201.2 L
A6 A1 476 km, 5 h 27 min
Cairns 3,007 km 33:59 33 h 59 min 240.4 L
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Geelong 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
C123 1 km, 01 min
Geelong West 1 km 0:01 01 min 0.1 L
A10 2 km, 02 min
North Geelong 4 km 0:03 03 min 0.2 L
A10 3 km, 02 min
Norlane 7 km 0:05 05 min 0.4 L
A10 3 km, 02 min
Corio 10 km 0:08 08 min 0.6 L
A10 7 km, 04 min
Lara 17 km 0:12 12 min 1.0 L
M1 21 km, 12 min
Werribee 39 km 0:25 25 min 2.4 L
M1 10 km, 05 min
Hoppers Crossing 49 km 0:31 31 min 3.8 L
M1 2 km, 00 min
Williams Landing 50 km 0:32 32 min 4.0 L
M1 3 km, 01 min
Laverton 53 km 0:34 34 min 4.1 L
M1 4 km, 02 min
Laverton North 57 km 0:37 37 min 4.4 L
40 4 km, 02 min
Derrimut 61 km 0:39 39 min 4.7 L
M80 2 km, 01 min
Deer Park 63 km 0:41 41 min 5.0 L
M80 1 km, 00 min
Ardeer 64 km 0:41 41 min 5.1 L
M80 1 km, 00 min
Albion 66 km 0:42 42 min 5.2 L
M80 2 km, 00 min
Sunshine North 67 km 0:43 43 min 5.3 L
M80 1 km, 00 min
Kealba 69 km 0:44 44 min 5.5 L
M80 2 km, 01 min
Keilor East 71 km 0:45 45 min 5.5 L
M80 2 km, 01 min
Keilor Park 72 km 0:46 46 min 5.8 L
M80 2 km, 01 min
Tullamarine 74 km 0:47 47 min 5.8 L
M80 3 km, 01 min
Gladstone Park 77 km 0:49 49 min 6.1 L
M80 1 km, 00 min
Jacana 78 km 0:50 50 min 6.3 L
M80 2 km, 01 min
Broadmeadows 81 km 0:51 51 min 6.3 L
M80 3 km, 01 min
Campbellfield 83 km 0:52 52 min 6.6 L
M80 2 km, 00 min
Thomastown 85 km 0:53 53 min 6.7 L
M31 6 km, 03 min
Epping 90 km 0:57 57 min 6.8 L
M31 8 km, 04 min
Craigieburn 98 km 1:01 1 h 01 min 7.8 L
M31 6 km, 03 min
Mickleham 104 km 1:05 1 h 05 min 8.0 L
M31 9 km, 04 min
Beveridge 113 km 1:10 1 h 10 min 8.9 L
M31 4 km, 02 min
Wallan 117 km 1:12 1 h 12 min 9.2 L
M31 10 km, 05 min
Wandong 127 km 1:17 1 h 17 min 9.5 L
M31 40 km, 21 min
Seymour 167 km 1:39 1 h 39 min 13.2 L
M31 M39 50 km, 27 min
Murchison 217 km 2:06 2 h 06 min 17.1 L
M39 21 km, 12 min
Kialla West 238 km 2:19 2 h 19 min 19.0 L
A39 6 km, 04 min
Kialla 244 km 2:23 2 h 23 min 19.1 L
C391 18 km, 12 min
Congupna 262 km 2:36 2 h 36 min 20.6 L
C363 34 km, 22 min
Katamatite 296 km 2:58 2 h 58 min 23.3 L
C361 C371 8 km, 05 min
Muckatah 304 km 3:04 3 h 04 min 24.0 L
C371 13 km, 09 min
Cobram 317 km 3:13 3 h 13 min 24.6 L
A39 19 km, 13 min
Токемвол 336 km 3:26 3 h 26 min 26.4 L
A39 11 km, 08 min
Finley 347 km 3:35 3 h 35 min 27.3 L
A39 30 km, 23 min
Jerilderie 377 km 3:58 3 h 58 min 28.2 L
A39 100 km, 1 h 08 min
Corobimilla 478 km 5:07 5 h 07 min 37.1 L
A39 28 km, 19 min
Narrandera 505 km 5:26 5 h 26 min 39.5 L
A39 12 km, 08 min
Grong Grong 517 km 5:35 5 h 35 min 41.3 L
A39 26 km, 17 min
Ardlethan 543 km 5:52 5 h 52 min 41.4 L
A39 67 km, 45 min
West Wyalong 611 km 6:38 6 h 38 min 47.1 L
A39 24 km, 17 min
Wyalong 635 km 6:55 6 h 55 min 50.7 L
A39 27 km, 18 min
Marsden 662 km 7:14 7 h 14 min 52.6 L
A39 67 km, 48 min
Forbes 729 km 8:02 8 h 02 min 56.8 L
A39 41 km, 30 min
Parkes 769 km 8:33 8 h 33 min 59.8 L
A39 25 km, 18 min
Alectown 794 km 8:52 8 h 52 min 63.3 L
A39 16 km, 11 min
Peak Hill 810 km 9:03 9 h 03 min 63.8 L
A39 26 km, 18 min
Tomingley 835 km 9:21 9 h 21 min 66.6 L
A39 39 km, 27 min
Dubbo 875 km 9:49 9 h 49 min 68.5 L
A39 20 km, 14 min
Brocklehurst 894 km 10:03 10 h 03 min 71.5 L
A39 29 km, 19 min
Eumungerie 923 km 10:22 10 h 22 min 73.5 L
A39 36 km, 24 min
Gilgandra 959 km 10:47 10 h 47 min 74.2 L
B55 43 km, 29 min
Gulargambone 1,002 km 11:17 11 h 17 min 80.1 L
B55 48 km, 33 min
Coonamble 1,050 km 11:50 11 h 50 min 80.9 L
B55 104 km, 1 h 10 min
Walgett 1,154 km 13:01 13 h 01 min 87.0 L
B55 86 km, 58 min
Lightning Ridge 1,240 km 13:59 13 h 59 min 97.6 L
B55 59 km, 39 min
Hebel 1,299 km 14:38 14 h 38 min 103.9 L
A55 70 km, 46 min
Dirranbandi 1,369 km 15:25 15 h 25 min 106.3 L
A55 93 km, 1 h 01 min
St George 1,461 km 16:27 16 h 27 min 116.8 L
A55 117 km, 1 h 18 min
Surat 1,578 km 17:45 17 h 45 min 124.3 L
A55 71 km, 49 min
Roma 1,649 km 18:34 18 h 34 min 131.7 L
A7 262 km, 2 h 57 min
Rolleston 1,912 km 21:32 21 h 32 min 152.1 L
A7 74 km, 50 min
Springsure 1,986 km 22:23 22 h 23 min 157.7 L
A7 64 km, 44 min
Emerald 2,050 km 23:07 23 h 07 min 163.6 L
A7 38 km, 26 min
Capella 2,088 km 23:33 23 h 33 min 164.4 L
A7 66 km, 44 min
Clermont 2,154 km 24:18 24 h 18 min 171.9 L
A7 104 km, 1 h 09 min
Frankfield 2,257 km 25:27 25 h 27 min 174.8 L
A7 275 km, 3 h 03 min
Charters Towers 2,532 km 28:31 28 h 31 min 201.2 L
A6 86 km, 58 min
Woodstock 2,618 km 29:29 29 h 29 min 209.1 L
A6 33 km, 22 min
Stuart 2,651 km 29:52 29 h 52 min 211.8 L
A6 A1 11 km, 07 min
Douglas 2,662 km 29:59 29 h 59 min 212.8 L
A1 11 km, 06 min
Shaw 2,673 km 30:06 30 h 06 min 213.5 L
A1 41 km, 27 min
Rollingstone 2,714 km 30:33 30 h 33 min 217.1 L
A1 15 km, 10 min
Mutarnee 2,730 km 30:44 30 h 44 min 217.9 L
A1 12 km, 08 min
Bambaroo 2,742 km 30:52 30 h 52 min 218.8 L
A1 23 km, 15 min
Toobanna 2,765 km 31:07 31 h 07 min 221.1 L
A1 9 km, 06 min
Ingham 2,773 km 31:13 31 h 13 min 221.2 L
A1 50 km, 34 min
Cardwell 2,823 km 31:47 31 h 47 min 225.3 L
A1 45 km, 31 min
Tully 2,869 km 32:18 32 h 18 min 229.1 L
A1 15 km, 10 min
El Arish 2,883 km 32:29 32 h 29 min 230.2 L
A1 8 km, 05 min
Silkwood 2,891 km 32:34 32 h 34 min 231.1 L
A1 20 km, 13 min
Mourilyan 2,912 km 32:48 32 h 48 min 232.9 L
A1 32 km, 23 min
Mirriwinni 2,944 km 33:12 33 h 12 min 235.3 L
A1 4 km, 03 min
Babinda 2,948 km 33:15 33 h 15 min 235.7 L
A1 14 km, 09 min
Deeral 2,962 km 33:24 33 h 24 min 236.7 L
A1 7 km, 04 min
Fishery Falls 2,968 km 33:29 33 h 29 min 237.3 L
A1 14 km, 09 min
Gordonvale 2,982 km 33:39 33 h 39 min 238.2 L
A1 8 km, 06 min
Wrights Creek 2,991 km 33:45 33 h 45 min 239.0 L
A1 5 km, 03 min
Bentley Park 2,996 km 33:48 33 h 48 min 239.5 L
A1 11 km, 09 min
Cairns 3,007 km 33:57 33 h 57 min 240.4 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Geelong to Cairns?

Fuel cost: 406.6 AUD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 3,007 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 Geelong to Cairns?

Driving time: 33 h 59 min

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

  • 125 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 1 h 8 min
  • 108 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 1 h 5 min
  • 2,384 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 26 h 29 min
  • 307 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 3 h 50 min
  • 18 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 15 min
  • 33 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 33 min
  • 32 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 38 min

The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.

How far is Geelong to Cairns by land?

The distance between Geelong and Cairns is 3,007 km by road including 237 km on motorways.

Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Geelong and Cairns respectively.

How far is Geelong to Cairns by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Geelong and Cairns is 2,365 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 Geelong and Cairns respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Geelong from Cairns by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 2 h 57 min to cover the distance of 2,365 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 10 h 45 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 Geelong to Cairns?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 9 h 51 min to cover the distance of 2,365 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 11 h 15 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 Geelong and Cairns?

The halfway point between Geelong and Cairns is St George. It is located about 42 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from St George to Geelong is 1,461 km and driving will take about 16 h 27 min. The road between St George and Cairns has length 1,546 km and will take approximately 17 h 32 min.

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Where is Geelong in relation to Cairns?

Geelong is located 2,365 km south of Cairns.

Geelong has geographic coordinates: latitude -38.14928, longitude 144.35982.

Cairns has geographic coordinates: latitude -16.9205, longitude 145.77189.

Which highway goes from Geelong to Cairns?

The route from Geelong to Cairns follows A7, A39, A1, B55, A55, A6.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • M31: 88 km
  • M39: 58 km
  • M1: 42 km
  • B64: 37 km
  • C363: 32 km
  • M80: 23 km
  • C371: 20 km
  • C391: 19 km
  • B94: 18 km
  • B76: 14 km
  • A10: 12 km
  • C361: 6 km
  • A2: 6 km
  • 40: 3 km
  • 49: 2 km
  • A4: 2 km
The distance between Geelong and Cairns is ranked 140th in the ranking popularity.
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