Distance between Gilgandra and Darkan
The distance from Gilgandra to Darkan is 3,566 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 40 hours and 3 minutes and goes through Broken Hill, Port Augusta, Ravenswood, Warren, Nyngan, Cobar and Wilcannia.
Shortest distance by air  2,988 km ✈️ 
Car route length  3,566 km 🚗 
Driving time  40 h 3 min 
Fuel amount  285.3 L 
Fuel cost  330.9 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Gilgandra  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
85 km, 57 min


Ravenswood  85 km  57 min  6.8 L  
4 km, 03 min


Warren  89 km  1 h 00 min  6.8 L  
A32 84 km, 57 min


Nyngan  173 km  1 h 58 min  11.0 L  
A32 119 km, 1 h 21 min


Cobar  293 km  3 h 19 min  20.1 L  
A32 206 km, 2 h 18 min


Wilcannia  499 km  5 h 38 min  29.5 L  
A32 235 km, 2 h 38 min


Broken Hill  734 km  8 h 17 min  53.5 L  
A32 305 km, 3 h 27 min


Peterborough  1,040 km  11 h 44 min  81.7 L  
B56 123 km, 1 h 23 min


Port Augusta  1,162 km  13 h 08 min  92.7 L  
A1 1 2,404 km, 26 h 55 min


Darkan  3,566 km  40 h 03 min  284.7 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Gilgandra to Darkan?
Fuel cost: 330.9 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 3,566 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 Gilgandra to Darkan?
Driving time: 40 h 3 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 3,438 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 38 h 11 min
 83 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 1 h 2 min
 2 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 1 min
 19 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 18 min
 24 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 28 min
 1 km with a maximum speed 40 km/h = 1 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Gilgandra to Darkan by land?
The distance between Gilgandra and Darkan is 3,566 km by road.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Gilgandra and Darkan respectively.
How far is Gilgandra to Darkan by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Gilgandra and Darkan is 2,988 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 Gilgandra and Darkan respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Gilgandra from Darkan by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 3 h 44 min to cover the distance of 2,988 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 13 h 34 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 Gilgandra to Darkan?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 12 h 27 min to cover the distance of 2,988 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 14 h 13 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 Gilgandra and Darkan?
The halfway point between Gilgandra and Darkan is Penong. It is located about 62 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Penong to Gilgandra is 1,721 km and driving will take about 19 h 24 min. The road between Penong and Darkan has length 1,845 km and will take approximately 20 h 39 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Gilgandra in relation to Darkan?
Gilgandra is located 2,988 km east of Darkan.
Gilgandra has geographic coordinates: latitude 31.71197, longitude 148.66322.
Darkan has geographic coordinates: latitude 33.33627, longitude 116.74015.
Which highway goes from Gilgandra to Darkan?
The route from Gilgandra to Darkan follows 1, A1, A32, 107, B56.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 B80: 12 km
 B82: 3 km
 30: 1 km