Distance between Howard and Brisbane
The distance from Howard to Brisbane is 279 kilometers by road including 145 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 3 hours and 4 minutes and goes through Maryborough, Gympie, Tiaro, Gunalda, Pomona, Cooroy and Eumundi.
Shortest distance by air  244 km ✈️ 
Car route length  279 km 🚗 
Driving time  3 h 4 min 
Fuel amount  22.3 L 
Fuel cost  37.8 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Howard  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
A1 30 km, 22 min


Maryborough  30 km  22 min  2.1 L  
A1 33 km, 24 min


Tiaro  63 km  46 min  3.6 L  
A1 22 km, 17 min


Gunalda  85 km  1 h 03 min  6.4 L  
A1 25 km, 17 min


Gympie  110 km  1 h 21 min  8.1 L  
A1 M1 37 km, 22 min


Pomona  147 km  1 h 44 min  11.6 L  
M1 14 km, 08 min


Cooroy  161 km  1 h 52 min  12.0 L  
M1 59 km, 32 min


Beerburrum  220 km  2 h 25 min  17.3 L  
M1 21 km, 12 min


Burpengary East  241 km  2 h 37 min  19.1 L  
M1 39 km, 27 min


Brisbane  279 km  3 h 04 min  22.3 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Howard to Brisbane?
Fuel cost: 37.8 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 279 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.69 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Howard to Brisbane?
Driving time: 3 h 4 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 96 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 52 min
 43 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 26 min
 28 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 18 min
 99 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 1 h 13 min
 5 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 3 min
 6 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 5 min
 3 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 3 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Howard to Brisbane by land?
The distance between Howard and Brisbane is 279 km by road including 145 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Howard and Brisbane respectively.
How far is Howard to Brisbane by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Howard and Brisbane is 244 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 Howard and Brisbane respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Howard from Brisbane by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 18 min to cover the distance of 244 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 6 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 Howard to Brisbane?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 1 h 1 min to cover the distance of 244 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 9 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 Howard and Brisbane?
The halfway point between Howard and Brisbane is Pomona. It is located about 7 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Pomona to Howard is 147 km and driving will take about 1 h 44 min. The road between Pomona and Brisbane has length 132 km and will take approximately 1 h 20 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Howard in relation to Brisbane?
Howard is located 244 km north of Brisbane.
Howard has geographic coordinates: latitude 25.31876, longitude 152.5614.
Brisbane has geographic coordinates: latitude 27.46897, longitude 153.0235.
Which highway goes from Howard to Brisbane?
The route from Howard to Brisbane follows M1, A1.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 A3: 9 km
 M3: 5 km
 M7: 4 km
 15: 1 km