Distance between Gladstone and Laidley
The distance from Gladstone to Laidley is 559 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 6 hours and 42 minutes and goes through Benaraby, Gin Gin, Childers, Biggenden, Goomeri, Nanango and Esk.
Shortest distance by air  436 km ✈️ 
Car route length  559 km 🚗 
Driving time  6 h 42 min 
Fuel amount  44.8 L 
Fuel cost  71.2 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Gladstone  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
58 22 km, 17 min


Benaraby  22 km  17 min  1.4 L  
A1 27 km, 18 min


Bororen  48 km  35 min  3.3 L  
A1 118 km, 1 h 20 min


Gin Gin  167 km  1 h 56 min  12.5 L  
A1 52 km, 46 min


Childers  219 km  2 h 42 min  17.0 L  
52 28 km, 20 min


Biggenden  247 km  3 h 03 min  18.1 L  
52 A3 100 km, 1 h 08 min


Goomeri  347 km  4 h 12 min  26.8 L  
A3 43 km, 29 min


Nanango  391 km  4 h 42 min  30.0 L  
A3 A17 118 km, 1 h 23 min


Esk  509 km  6 h 05 min  40.0 L  
A17 80 51 km, 36 min


Laidley  559 km  6 h 42 min  44.3 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Gladstone to Laidley?
Fuel cost: 71.2 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 559 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.59 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Gladstone to Laidley?
Driving time: 6 h 42 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 406 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 4 h 30 min
 105 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 1 h 18 min
 25 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 24 min
 23 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 27 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Gladstone to Laidley by land?
The distance between Gladstone and Laidley is 559 km by road.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Gladstone and Laidley respectively.
How far is Gladstone to Laidley by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Gladstone and Laidley is 436 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 Gladstone and Laidley respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Gladstone from Laidley by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 32 min to cover the distance of 436 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 58 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 Gladstone to Laidley?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 1 h 49 min to cover the distance of 436 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 2 h 4 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 Gladstone and Laidley?
The halfway point between Gladstone and Laidley is Ban Ban Springs. It is located about 11 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Ban Ban Springs to Gladstone is 269 km and driving will take about 3 h 19 min. The road between Ban Ban Springs and Laidley has length 291 km and will take approximately 3 h 22 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Gladstone in relation to Laidley?
Gladstone is located 436 km northwest of Laidley.
Gladstone has geographic coordinates: latitude 23.84317, longitude 151.25613.
Laidley has geographic coordinates: latitude 27.6307, longitude 152.39416.
Which highway goes from Gladstone to Laidley?
The route from Gladstone to Laidley follows A1, A3.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 A17: 81 km
 52: 55 km
 85: 35 km
 58: 18 km
 49: 2 km