Distance between Julia Creek and Iron Knob
The distance from Julia Creek to Iron Knob is 2,717 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 30 hours and 24 minutes and goes through Mount Isa, Alice Springs, Cloncurry, Tennant Creek, Coober Pedy, Mount Eba and Wirraminna.
Shortest distance by air  1,419 km ✈️ 
Car route length  2,717 km 🚗 
Driving time  30 h 24 min 
Fuel amount  217.4 L 
Fuel cost  345.6 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Julia Creek  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
A6 141 km, 1 h 35 min


Cloncurry  141 km  1 h 35 min  10.7 L  
A2 83 114 km, 1 h 17 min


Mount Isa  255 km  2 h 53 min  19.4 L  
A2 66 663 km, 7 h 25 min


Tennant Creek  918 km  10 h 18 min  73.4 L  
87 507 km, 5 h 40 min


Alice Springs  1,425 km  15 h 58 min  113.8 L  
87 A87 681 km, 7 h 36 min


Coober Pedy  2,106 km  23 h 35 min  165.0 L  
A87 164 km, 1 h 49 min


Mount Eba  2,270 km  25 h 24 min  180.4 L  
A87 168 km, 1 h 51 min


Wirraminna  2,437 km  27 h 15 min  191.8 L  
A87 49 km, 32 min


Pimba  2,487 km  27 h 48 min  198.2 L  
A87 230 km, 2 h 35 min


Iron Knob  2,717 km  30 h 23 min  217.2 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Julia Creek to Iron Knob?
Fuel cost: 345.6 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 2,717 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.59 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Julia Creek to Iron Knob?
Driving time: 30 h 24 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 2,661 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 29 h 34 min
 26 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 19 min
 6 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 5 min
 18 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 17 min
 5 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 5 min
 1 km with a maximum speed 40 km/h = 1 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Julia Creek to Iron Knob by land?
The distance between Julia Creek and Iron Knob is 2,717 km by road.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Julia Creek and Iron Knob respectively.
How far is Julia Creek to Iron Knob by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Julia Creek and Iron Knob is 1,419 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 Julia Creek and Iron Knob respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Julia Creek from Iron Knob by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 46 min to cover the distance of 1,419 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 6 h 27 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 Julia Creek to Iron Knob?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 5 h 54 min to cover the distance of 1,419 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 6 h 45 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 Julia Creek and Iron Knob?
The halfway point between Julia Creek and Iron Knob is Alice Springs. It is located about 66 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Alice Springs to Julia Creek is 1,425 km and driving will take about 15 h 58 min. The road between Alice Springs and Iron Knob has length 1,292 km and will take approximately 14 h 25 min.
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Where is Julia Creek in relation to Iron Knob?
Julia Creek is located 1,419 km northeast of Iron Knob.
Julia Creek has geographic coordinates: latitude 20.65695, longitude 141.74555.
Iron Knob has geographic coordinates: latitude 32.73751, longitude 137.14839.
Which highway goes from Julia Creek to Iron Knob?
The route from Julia Creek to Iron Knob follows A87, 87, 66, A2, A6, 83.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 A1: 66 km
 84: 4 km