Distance between Mackay and Carroll
The distance from Mackay to Carroll is 1,330 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 15 hours and 33 minutes and goes through Rockhampton, Paget, Sandy Creek, Jilalan, Yukan, Koumala and Mount Christian.
Shortest distance by air  1,102 km ✈️ 
Car route length  1,330 km 🚗 
Driving time  15 h 33 min 
Fuel amount  106.4 L 
Fuel cost  169.2 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Mackay  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
A1 6 km, 04 min


Paget  6 km  04 min  0.2 L  
A1 10 km, 07 min


Sandy Creek  16 km  12 min  0.8 L  
A1 23 km, 15 min


Jilalan  38 km  27 min  3.0 L  
A1 9 km, 06 min


Yukan  47 km  34 min  3.1 L  
A1 11 km, 07 min


Koumala  58 km  42 min  4.5 L  
A1 8 km, 06 min


Mount Christian  66 km  48 min  4.7 L  
A1 11 km, 07 min


Ilbilbie  76 km  56 min  5.8 L  
A1 259 km, 3 h 03 min


Rockhampton  336 km  3 h 59 min  26.7 L  
A1 A5 995 km, 11 h 33 min


Carroll  1,330 km  15 h 33 min  106.4 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Mackay to Carroll?
Fuel cost: 169.2 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,330 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 Mackay to Carroll?
Driving time: 15 h 33 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 927 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 10 h 18 min
 362 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 4 h 31 min
 13 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 10 min
 15 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 14 min
 9 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 10 min
 5 km with a maximum speed 40 km/h = 7 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Mackay to Carroll by land?
The distance between Mackay and Carroll is 1,330 km by road.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Mackay and Carroll respectively.
How far is Mackay to Carroll by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Mackay and Carroll is 1,102 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 Mackay and Carroll respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Mackay from Carroll by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 22 min to cover the distance of 1,102 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 5 h 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 Mackay to Carroll?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 4 h 35 min to cover the distance of 1,102 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 5 h 14 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 Mackay and Carroll?
The halfway point between Mackay and Carroll is Wandoan. It is located about 19 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Wandoan to Mackay is 684 km and driving will take about 8 h. The road between Wandoan and Carroll has length 646 km and will take approximately 7 h 32 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Mackay in relation to Carroll?
Mackay is located 1,102 km north of Carroll.
Mackay has geographic coordinates: latitude 21.14196, longitude 149.18651.
Carroll has geographic coordinates: latitude 30.98694, longitude 150.44216.
Which highway goes from Mackay to Carroll?
The route from Mackay to Carroll follows A5, A1, A39.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 B51: 77 km
 A3: 63 km
 B56: 19 km
 85: 3 km
 A2: 1 km