Distance between Karratha and Darwin

The distance from Karratha to Darwin is 2,635 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 29 hours and 34 minutes and goes through Roebourne, Wedgefield, Fitzroy Crossing, Kununurra, Bulla, Katherine and Pine Creek.

Shortest distance by air 1,751 km ✈️
Car route length 2,635 km 🚗
Driving time 29 h 34 min
Fuel amount 210.8 L
Fuel cost 250.9 AUD
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Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
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Point Distance Time Fuel
Karratha 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
1 40 km, 28 min
Roebourne 40 km 0:28 28 min 2.7 L
1 188 km, 2 h 06 min
Wedgefield 228 km 2:34 2 h 34 min 17.9 L
1 912 km, 10 h 08 min
Fitzroy Crossing 1,139 km 12:43 12 h 43 min 89.4 L
1 667 km, 7 h 27 min
Kununurra 1,807 km 20:10 20 h 10 min 144.5 L
1 181 km, 2 h 01 min
Bulla 1,988 km 22:12 22 h 12 min 158.0 L
1 343 km, 3 h 49 min
Katherine 2,330 km 26:01 26 h 01 min 186.1 L
1 95 km, 1 h 03 min
Pine Creek 2,425 km 27:05 27 h 05 min 193.2 L
1 185 km, 2 h 04 min
Humpty Doo 2,610 km 29:09 29 h 09 min 208.6 L
1 A15 35 km, 24 min
Darwin 2,645 km 29:33 29 h 33 min 211.5 L
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Karratha 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
1 40 km, 28 min
Roebourne 40 km 0:28 28 min 2.7 L
1 11 km, 08 min
Mingullatharndo 51 km 0:36 36 min 3.7 L
1 177 km, 1 h 58 min
Wedgefield 228 km 2:34 2 h 34 min 17.9 L
1 632 km, 7 h 01 min
Bidan 859 km 9:36 9 h 36 min 65.6 L
1 280 km, 3 h 07 min
Fitzroy Crossing 1,139 km 12:43 12 h 43 min 89.4 L
1 289 km, 3 h 13 min
Koongie Park (Lamboo Gunian) 1,429 km 15:57 15 h 57 min 114.0 L
1 20 km, 13 min
Halls Creek 1,448 km 16:10 16 h 10 min 115.7 L
1 161 km, 1 h 47 min
Warmun 1,610 km 17:58 17 h 58 min 128.6 L
1 197 km, 2 h 12 min
Kununurra 1,807 km 20:10 20 h 10 min 144.5 L
1 16 km, 11 min
Gulgagulganeng 1,823 km 20:22 20 h 22 min 144.9 L
1 19 km, 12 min
Ngunulum 1,842 km 20:35 20 h 35 min 146.8 L
1 146 km, 1 h 37 min
Bulla 1,988 km 22:12 22 h 12 min 158.0 L
1 57 km, 38 min
Timber Creek 2,045 km 22:50 22 h 50 min 163.4 L
1 286 km, 3 h 11 min
Katherine 2,330 km 26:01 26 h 01 min 186.1 L
1 95 km, 1 h 03 min
Pine Creek 2,425 km 27:05 27 h 05 min 193.2 L
1 108 km, 1 h 12 min
Adelaide River 2,533 km 28:17 28 h 17 min 202.5 L
1 66 km, 44 min
Livingstone 2,599 km 29:02 29 h 02 min 207.6 L
1 5 km, 03 min
Noonamah 2,604 km 29:05 29 h 05 min 208.2 L
1 6 km, 03 min
Humpty Doo 2,610 km 29:09 29 h 09 min 208.6 L
1 9 km, 06 min
Howard Springs 2,619 km 29:15 29 h 15 min 209.4 L
1 4 km, 02 min
Palmerston Indigenous Village 2,623 km 29:18 29 h 18 min 209.7 L
1 2 km, 01 min
Yarrawonga 2,626 km 29:20 29 h 20 min 210.1 L
1 A15 17 km, 11 min
Woolner 2,643 km 29:31 29 h 31 min 211.3 L
A15 3 km, 02 min
Darwin 2,645 km 29:33 29 h 33 min 211.5 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Karratha to Darwin?

Fuel cost: 250.9 AUD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 2,635 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.19 AUD / L)

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How long is a car ride from Karratha to Darwin?

Driving time: 29 h 34 min

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

  • 2,561 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 28 h 27 min
  • 72 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 54 min
  • 2 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 1 min
  • 8 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 8 min
  • 2 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 2 min

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

How far is Karratha to Darwin by land?

The distance between Karratha and Darwin is 2,635 km by road.

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

How far is Karratha to Darwin by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Karratha and Darwin is 1,751 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 Karratha and Darwin respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Karratha from Darwin by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 2 h 11 min to cover the distance of 1,751 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 7 h 57 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 Karratha to Darwin?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 7 h 17 min to cover the distance of 1,751 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 8 h 20 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 Karratha and Darwin?

The halfway point between Karratha and Darwin is Koongie Park (Lamboo Gunian). It is located about 111 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Koongie Park (Lamboo Gunian) to Karratha is 1,429 km and driving will take about 15 h 57 min. The road between Koongie Park (Lamboo Gunian) and Darwin has length 1,206 km and will take approximately 13 h 36 min.

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Where is Karratha in relation to Darwin?

Karratha is located 1,751 km south-west of Darwin.

Karratha has geographic coordinates: latitude -20.73702, longitude 116.84786.

Darwin has geographic coordinates: latitude -12.46044, longitude 130.84105.

Which highway goes from Karratha to Darwin?

The route from Karratha to Darwin follows 1.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • A15: 17 km
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