Distance between Gympie and Townsville
The distance from Gympie to Townsville is 1,187 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 23 hours and 26 minutes and goes through Maryborough, Rockhampton, Gunalda, Tiaro, Howard, Doolbi and Childers.
Shortest distance by air  976 km ✈️ 
Car route length  1,187 km 🚗 
Driving time  23 h 26 min 
Fuel amount  94.9 L 
Fuel cost  153.8 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Gympie  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
A1 28 km, 43 min


Gunalda  28 km  43 min  1.9 L  
A1 27 km, 49 min


Tiaro  55 km  1 h 33 min  3.4 L  
A1 28 km, 32 min


Maryborough  84 km  2 h 05 min  6.4 L  
A1 23 km, 24 min


Howard  107 km  2 h 30 min  7.4 L  
A1 30 km, 24 min


Doolbi  137 km  2 h 55 min  10.6 L  
A1 6 km, 04 min


Childers  143 km  3 h 00 min  11.3 L  
A1 52 km, 1 h 47 min


Gin Gin  194 km  4 h 47 min  15.1 L  
A1 271 km, 3 h 48 min


Rockhampton  465 km  8 h 36 min  37.0 L  
A1 721 km, 14 h 49 min


Townsville  1,187 km  23 h 26 min  94.7 L 
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Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Gympie to Townsville?
Fuel cost: 153.8 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,187 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.62 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Gympie to Townsville?
Driving time: 23 h 26 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 611 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 6 h 47 min
 307 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 3 h 50 min
 6 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 5 min
 8 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 7 min
 5 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 6 min
 250 km with a maximum speed 20 km/h = 12 h 29 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Gympie to Townsville by land?
The distance between Gympie and Townsville is 1,187 km by road.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Gympie and Townsville respectively.
How far is Gympie to Townsville by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Gympie and Townsville is 976 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 Gympie and Townsville respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Gympie from Townsville by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 13 min to cover the distance of 976 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 4 h 26 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 Gympie to Townsville?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 4 h 4 min to cover the distance of 976 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 4 h 38 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 Gympie and Townsville?
The halfway point between Gympie and Townsville is Marlborough. It is located about 28 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Marlborough to Gympie is 566 km and driving will take about 11 h 21 min. The road between Marlborough and Townsville has length 621 km and will take approximately 12 h 4 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Gympie in relation to Townsville?
Gympie is located 976 km southeast of Townsville.
Gympie has geographic coordinates: latitude 26.19507, longitude 152.65597.
Townsville has geographic coordinates: latitude 19.25694, longitude 146.82395.
Which highway goes from Gympie to Townsville?
The route from Gympie to Townsville follows A1.