Distance between Gulargambone and Lightning Ridge

The distance from Gulargambone to Lightning Ridge is 240 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 2 hours and 44 minutes and goes through Coonamble and Walgett.

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Point Distance Time Fuel
Gulargambone 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
B55 48 km, 33 min
Coonamble 48 km 0:33 33 min 0.8 L
B55 104 km, 1 h 10 min
Walgett 152 km 1:44 1 h 44 min 6.9 L
B55 88 km, 1 h 00 min
Lightning Ridge 240 km 2:44 2 h 44 min 17.4 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Gulargambone to Lightning Ridge?

Fuel cost: 33.2 AUD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 240 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.73 AUD / L)

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How long is a car ride from Gulargambone to Lightning Ridge?

Driving time: 2 h 44 min

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

  • 224 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 2 h 29 min
  • 7 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 5 min
  • 8 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 9 min

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

How far is Gulargambone to Lightning Ridge by land?

The distance between Gulargambone and Lightning Ridge is 240 km by road.

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

How far is Gulargambone to Lightning Ridge by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Gulargambone and Lightning Ridge is 217 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 Gulargambone and Lightning Ridge respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Gulargambone from Lightning Ridge by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 16 min to cover the distance of 217 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 59 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 Gulargambone to Lightning Ridge?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 54 min to cover the distance of 217 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 2 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 Gulargambone and Lightning Ridge?

The halfway point between Gulargambone and Lightning Ridge is Walgett. It is located about 32 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Walgett to Gulargambone is 152 km and driving will take about 1 h 44 min. The road between Walgett and Lightning Ridge has length 88 km and will take approximately 1 h.

Where is Gulargambone in relation to Lightning Ridge?

Gulargambone is located 217 km south of Lightning Ridge.

Gulargambone has geographic coordinates: latitude -31.3342, longitude 148.47348.

Lightning Ridge has geographic coordinates: latitude -29.43407, longitude 147.97696.

Which highway goes from Gulargambone to Lightning Ridge?

The route from Gulargambone to Lightning Ridge follows B55.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • B76: 14 km
The distance between Gulargambone and Lightning Ridge is ranked 3,419th in the ranking popularity.
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