Distance between Kawana and Mackay
The distance from Kawana to Mackay is 332 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 3 hours and 57 minutes and goes through Parkhurst, The Caves, Yaamba, Canoona, Marlborough, Kunwarara and Clairview.
Shortest distance by air  279 km ✈️ 
Car route length  332 km 🚗 
Driving time  3 h 57 min 
Fuel amount  26.5 L 
Fuel cost  42.2 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Kawana  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
7 km, 06 min


Parkhurst  7 km  06 min  0.4 L  
A1 15 km, 10 min


The Caves  22 km  17 min  1.3 L  
A1 17 km, 12 min


Yaamba  39 km  29 min  2.4 L  
A1 57 km, 39 min


Marlborough  96 km  1 h 09 min  6.9 L  
A1 107 km, 1 h 13 min


Clairview  203 km  2 h 22 min  15.7 L  
A1 19 km, 13 min


Flaggy Rock  222 km  2 h 36 min  17.6 L  
A1 8 km, 06 min


Carmila  230 km  2 h 42 min  17.9 L  
A1 16 km, 11 min


West Hill  247 km  2 h 54 min  19.4 L  
A1 85 km, 1 h 02 min


Mackay  332 km  3 h 56 min  26.4 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Kawana to Mackay?
Fuel cost: 42.2 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 332 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 Kawana to Mackay?
Driving time: 3 h 57 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 163 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 1 h 48 min
 162 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 2 h 1 min
 1 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 1 min
 6 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 5 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Kawana to Mackay by land?
The distance between Kawana and Mackay is 332 km by road.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Kawana and Mackay respectively.
How far is Kawana to Mackay by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Kawana and Mackay is 279 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 Kawana and Mackay respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Kawana from Mackay by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 20 min to cover the distance of 279 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 16 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 Kawana to Mackay?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 1 h 9 min to cover the distance of 279 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 19 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 Kawana and Mackay?
The halfway point between Kawana and Mackay is Prospect Hill. It is located about 6 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Prospect Hill to Kawana is 160 km and driving will take about 1 h 53 min. The road between Prospect Hill and Mackay has length 171 km and will take approximately 2 h 3 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Kawana in relation to Mackay?
Kawana is located 279 km southeast of Mackay.
Kawana has geographic coordinates: latitude 23.3335, longitude 150.50509.
Mackay has geographic coordinates: latitude 21.14196, longitude 149.18651.
Which highway goes from Kawana to Mackay?
The route from Kawana to Mackay follows A1.