Distance between Kew and Grafton
The distance from Kew to Grafton is 257 kilometers by road including 228 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 2 hours and 31 minutes and goes through Coffs Harbour, Sovereign Hills, Frederickton, Macksville, Nambucca Heads, Urunga and Bonville.
Shortest distance by air  217 km ✈️ 
Car route length  257 km 🚗 
Driving time  2 h 31 min 
Fuel amount  20.5 L 
Fuel cost  34.3 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Kew  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
10 A1 22 km, 12 min


Sovereign Hills  22 km  12 min  1.3 L  
A1 M1 54 km, 29 min


Frederickton  76 km  42 min  5.7 L  
M1 41 km, 23 min


Macksville  117 km  1 h 05 min  9.2 L  
M1 8 km, 04 min


Nambucca Heads  125 km  1 h 09 min  9.8 L  
M1 19 km, 10 min


Urunga  144 km  1 h 19 min  11.1 L  
M1 15 km, 08 min


Bonville  160 km  1 h 28 min  12.3 L  
M1 6 km, 03 min


Boambee  166 km  1 h 31 min  13.2 L  
A1 7 km, 06 min


Coffs Harbour  173 km  1 h 37 min  13.3 L  
A1 M1 85 km, 53 min


Grafton  257 km  2 h 31 min  20.5 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Kew to Grafton?
Fuel cost: 34.3 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 257 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.67 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Kew to Grafton?
Driving time: 2 h 31 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 199 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 1 h 48 min
 25 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 14 min
 11 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 7 min
 9 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 6 min
 10 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 10 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 Kew to Grafton by land?
The distance between Kew and Grafton is 257 km by road including 228 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Kew and Grafton respectively.
How far is Kew to Grafton by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Kew and Grafton is 217 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 Kew and Grafton respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Kew from Grafton by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 16 min to cover the distance of 217 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 59 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 Kew to Grafton?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 54 min to cover the distance of 217 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 2 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 Kew and Grafton?
The halfway point between Kew and Grafton is Nambucca Heads. It is located about 3 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Nambucca Heads to Kew is 125 km and driving will take about 1 h 9 min. The road between Nambucca Heads and Grafton has length 131 km and will take approximately 1 h 22 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Kew in relation to Grafton?
Kew is located 217 km south of Grafton.
Kew has geographic coordinates: latitude 31.63227, longitude 152.7226.
Grafton has geographic coordinates: latitude 29.69125, longitude 152.93333.
Which highway goes from Kew to Grafton?
The route from Kew to Grafton follows M1.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 A1: 71 km
 B91: 16 km
 22: 2 km