Distance between Hervey Bay and Mackay

The distance from Hervey Bay to Mackay is 728 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 8 hours and 34 minutes and goes through Rockhampton, Howard, Doolbi, Childers, Gin Gin, Benaraby and Calliope.

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Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
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Point Distance Time Fuel
Hervey Bay 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
12 40 km, 29 min
Howard 40 km 0:29 29 min 2.7 L
A1 23 km, 15 min
Doolbi 63 km 0:45 45 min 4.6 L
A1 8 km, 06 min
Childers 70 km 0:52 52 min 5.4 L
A1 53 km, 37 min
Gin Gin 123 km 1:29 1 h 29 min 9.1 L
A1 149 km, 1 h 42 min
Benaraby 273 km 3:11 3 h 11 min 21.2 L
A1 10 km, 07 min
Calliope 282 km 3:18 3 h 18 min 22.5 L
A1 33 km, 23 min
Mount Larcom 315 km 3:42 3 h 42 min 24.7 L
A1 76 km, 52 min
Rockhampton 392 km 4:34 4 h 34 min 31.1 L
A1 336 km, 3 h 59 min
Mackay 728 km 8:34 8 h 34 min 58.1 L
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Hervey Bay 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
12 32 km, 23 min
Torbanlea 32 km 0:23 23 min 2.5 L
8 km, 06 min
Howard 40 km 0:29 29 min 2.7 L
A1 23 km, 15 min
Doolbi 63 km 0:45 45 min 4.6 L
A1 8 km, 06 min
Childers 70 km 0:52 52 min 5.4 L
A1 3 km, 02 min
Apple Tree Creek 74 km 0:55 55 min 5.9 L
A1 18 km, 12 min
Booyal 91 km 1:07 1 h 07 min 6.0 L
A1 32 km, 22 min
Gin Gin 123 km 1:29 1 h 29 min 9.1 L
A1 118 km, 1 h 20 min
Bororen 242 km 2:50 2 h 50 min 18.7 L
A1 15 km, 10 min
Iveragh 257 km 3:00 3 h 00 min 20.0 L
A1 16 km, 10 min
Benaraby 273 km 3:11 3 h 11 min 21.2 L
A1 10 km, 07 min
Calliope 282 km 3:18 3 h 18 min 22.5 L
A1 9 km, 06 min
River Ranch 291 km 3:24 3 h 24 min 23.1 L
A1 6 km, 04 min
West Stowe 297 km 3:29 3 h 29 min 23.5 L
A1 18 km, 12 min
Mount Larcom 315 km 3:42 3 h 42 min 24.7 L
A1 8 km, 05 min
Ambrose 323 km 3:48 3 h 48 min 25.8 L
A1 35 km, 23 min
Bajool 358 km 4:11 4 h 11 min 28.3 L
A1 34 km, 23 min
Rockhampton 392 km 4:34 4 h 34 min 31.1 L
A1 6 km, 04 min
Kawana 398 km 4:39 4 h 39 min 31.7 L
A1 5 km, 03 min
Parkhurst 403 km 4:43 4 h 43 min 32.0 L
A1 15 km, 10 min
The Caves 418 km 4:53 4 h 53 min 33.0 L
A1 17 km, 12 min
Yaamba 435 km 5:06 5 h 06 min 34.1 L
A1 57 km, 39 min
Marlborough 492 km 5:46 5 h 46 min 38.6 L
A1 64 km, 44 min
Prospect Hill 557 km 6:30 6 h 30 min 44.1 L
A1 42 km, 29 min
Clairview 599 km 6:59 6 h 59 min 47.4 L
A1 11 km, 08 min
Joyview 610 km 7:07 7 h 07 min 48.8 L
A1 8 km, 05 min
Flaggy Rock 618 km 7:13 7 h 13 min 49.3 L
A1 8 km, 06 min
Carmila 626 km 7:19 7 h 19 min 49.6 L
A1 16 km, 11 min
West Hill 643 km 7:31 7 h 31 min 51.0 L
A1 9 km, 06 min
Ilbilbie 652 km 7:37 7 h 37 min 51.8 L
A1 11 km, 07 min
Mount Christian 662 km 7:45 7 h 45 min 52.4 L
A1 8 km, 06 min
Koumala 670 km 7:51 7 h 51 min 53.5 L
A1 11 km, 07 min
Yukan 681 km 7:59 7 h 59 min 53.8 L
A1 9 km, 06 min
Jilalan 690 km 8:06 8 h 06 min 55.1 L
A1 23 km, 15 min
Sandy Creek 712 km 8:21 8 h 21 min 56.6 L
A1 10 km, 07 min
Paget 722 km 8:29 8 h 29 min 57.6 L
A1 6 km, 04 min
Mackay 728 km 8:33 8 h 33 min 58.1 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Hervey Bay to Mackay?

Fuel cost: 67.5 AUD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 728 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.16 AUD / L)

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How long is a car ride from Hervey Bay to Mackay?

Driving time: 8 h 34 min

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

  • 449 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 4 h 59 min
  • 256 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 3 h 12 min
  • 8 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 6 min
  • 10 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 10 min
  • 5 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 5 min

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

How far is Hervey Bay to Mackay by land?

The distance between Hervey Bay and Mackay is 728 km by road.

Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Hervey Bay and Mackay respectively.

How far is Hervey Bay to Mackay by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Hervey Bay and Mackay is 595 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 Hervey Bay and Mackay respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Hervey Bay from Mackay by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 44 min to cover the distance of 595 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 2 h 42 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 Hervey Bay to Mackay?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 2 h 28 min to cover the distance of 595 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 2 h 50 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 Hervey Bay and Mackay?

The halfway point between Hervey Bay and Mackay is Bajool. It is located about 6 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Bajool to Hervey Bay is 358 km and driving will take about 4 h 11 min. The road between Bajool and Mackay has length 370 km and will take approximately 4 h 23 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • Rockhampton is in 392 km from Hervey Bay and 336 km from Mackay
  • Kawana is in 398 km from Hervey Bay and 329 km from Mackay
  • Parkhurst is in 403 km from Hervey Bay and 324 km from Mackay

Where is Hervey Bay in relation to Mackay?

Hervey Bay is located 595 km south-east of Mackay.

Hervey Bay has geographic coordinates: latitude -25.29858, longitude 152.85352.

Mackay has geographic coordinates: latitude -21.14196, longitude 149.18651.

Which highway goes from Hervey Bay to Mackay?

The route from Hervey Bay to Mackay follows A1.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • 12: 16 km
  • 57: 3 km
The distance between Hervey Bay and Mackay is ranked 347th in the ranking popularity.
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