Distance between Longreach and Brisbane
The distance from Longreach to Brisbane is 1,176 kilometers by road including 65 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 13 hours and 18 minutes and goes through Barcaldine, Blackall, Tambo, Augathella, Morven, Mitchell and Roma.
Shortest distance by air  987 km ✈️ 
Car route length  1,176 km 🚗 
Driving time  13 h 18 min 
Fuel amount  94.1 L 
Fuel cost  167.5 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Longreach  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
A2 106 km, 1 h 12 min


Barcaldine  106 km  1 h 12 min  8.0 L  
A2 100 km, 1 h 07 min


Blackall  206 km  2 h 19 min  15.6 L  
A2 106 km, 1 h 11 min


Tambo  312 km  3 h 31 min  24.5 L  
A2 105 km, 1 h 10 min


Augathella  416 km  4 h 41 min  31.8 L  
A2 108 km, 1 h 12 min


Morven  525 km  5 h 53 min  41.6 L  
A2 88 km, 1 h 00 min


Mitchell  613 km  6 h 53 min  48.6 L  
A2 87 km, 1 h 00 min


Roma  700 km  7 h 54 min  55.7 L  
A2 138 km, 1 h 34 min


Miles  838 km  9 h 28 min  65.7 L  
A2 338 km, 3 h 49 min


Brisbane  1,176 km  13 h 18 min  94.0 L 
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Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Longreach to Brisbane?
Fuel cost: 167.5 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,176 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.78 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Longreach to Brisbane?
Driving time: 13 h 18 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 41 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 24 min
 1,040 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 11 h 33 min
 62 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 46 min
 6 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 5 min
 19 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 19 min
 7 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 8 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Longreach to Brisbane by land?
The distance between Longreach and Brisbane is 1,176 km by road including 65 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Longreach and Brisbane respectively.
How far is Longreach to Brisbane by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Longreach and Brisbane is 987 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 Longreach and Brisbane respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Longreach from Brisbane by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 14 min to cover the distance of 987 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 4 h 29 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 Longreach to Brisbane?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 4 h 6 min to cover the distance of 987 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 4 h 42 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 Longreach and Brisbane?
The halfway point between Longreach and Brisbane is Mungallala. It is located about 20 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Mungallala to Longreach is 568 km and driving will take about 6 h 23 min. The road between Mungallala and Brisbane has length 609 km and will take approximately 6 h 55 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Longreach in relation to Brisbane?
Longreach is located 987 km northwest of Brisbane.
Longreach has geographic coordinates: latitude 23.43784, longitude 144.25869.
Brisbane has geographic coordinates: latitude 27.46897, longitude 153.0235.
Which highway goes from Longreach to Brisbane?
The route from Longreach to Brisbane follows A2.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 M2: 20 km
 M7: 12 km
 A7: 7 km
 82: 5 km
 M3: 3 km
 A5: 1 km