Distance between Grafton and Forster
The distance from Grafton to Forster is 334 kilometers by road including 284 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 3 hours and 21 minutes and goes through Coffs Harbour, South Grafton, Arrawarra, Woolgoolga, Moonee Beach, Sapphire Beach and Korora.
Shortest distance by air  280 km ✈️ 
Car route length  334 km 🚗 
Driving time  3 h 21 min 
Fuel amount  26.7 L 
Fuel cost  44.6 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Grafton  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
B91 3 km, 03 min


South Grafton  3 km  03 min  0.1 L  
B91 A1 52 km, 30 min


Woolgoolga  56 km  34 min  4.0 L  
M1 13 km, 07 min


Moonee Beach  69 km  41 min  4.9 L  
M1 9 km, 05 min


Korora  78 km  47 min  6.1 L  
A1 8 km, 07 min


Coffs Harbour  87 km  54 min  6.4 L  
A1 7 km, 06 min


Boambee  94 km  1 h 00 min  7.4 L  
A1 6 km, 03 min


Bonville  100 km  1 h 04 min  7.6 L  
M1 16 km, 08 min


Urunga  116 km  1 h 12 min  8.9 L  
M1 221 km, 2 h 09 min


Forster  337 km  3 h 21 min  26.8 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Grafton to Forster?
Fuel cost: 44.6 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 334 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.67 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Grafton to Forster?
Driving time: 3 h 21 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 236 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 2 h 8 min
 45 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 27 min
 18 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 11 min
 21 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 15 min
 10 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 10 min
 7 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 8 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Grafton to Forster by land?
The distance between Grafton and Forster is 334 km by road including 284 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Grafton and Forster respectively.
How far is Grafton to Forster by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Grafton and Forster is 280 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 Grafton and Forster respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Grafton from Forster by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 21 min to cover the distance of 280 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 16 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 Grafton to Forster?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 1 h 10 min to cover the distance of 280 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 20 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 Grafton and Forster?
The halfway point between Grafton and Forster is Eungai Rail. It is located about 7 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Eungai Rail to Grafton is 159 km and driving will take about 1 h 37 min. The road between Eungai Rail and Forster has length 174 km and will take approximately 1 h 43 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Grafton in relation to Forster?
Grafton is located 280 km north of Forster.
Grafton has geographic coordinates: latitude 29.69125, longitude 152.93333.
Forster has geographic coordinates: latitude 32.18209, longitude 152.51311.
Which highway goes from Grafton to Forster?
The route from Grafton to Forster follows M1, A1.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 6: 21 km
 B91: 17 km
 22: 2 km