Distance between Mpwetyerre and Iron Knob
The distance from Mpwetyerre to Iron Knob is 1,290 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 14 hours and 22 minutes and goes through Alice Springs, Coober Pedy, Mount Eba, Wirraminna and Pimba.
Shortest distance by air  1,053 km ✈️ 
Car route length  1,290 km 🚗 
Driving time  14 h 22 min 
Fuel amount  103.2 L 
Fuel cost  174.3 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Mpwetyerre  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
87 90 km, 1 h 01 min


Stuarts Well  90 km  1 h 01 min  7.1 L  
87 183 km, 2 h 01 min


Kulgera  272 km  3 h 03 min  21.7 L  
87 A87 193 km, 2 h 08 min


Marla  465 km  5 h 11 min  35.8 L  
A87 213 km, 2 h 22 min


Coober Pedy  679 km  7 h 33 min  50.8 L  
A87 164 km, 1 h 49 min


Mount Eba  842 km  9 h 22 min  66.2 L  
A87 90 km, 59 min


Glendambo  932 km  10 h 22 min  73.1 L  
A87 78 km, 51 min


Wirraminna  1,010 km  11 h 14 min  77.6 L  
A87 49 km, 32 min


Pimba  1,059 km  11 h 47 min  84.0 L  
A87 230 km, 2 h 35 min


Iron Knob  1,290 km  14 h 22 min  103.0 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Mpwetyerre to Iron Knob?
Fuel cost: 174.3 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,290 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.69 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Mpwetyerre to Iron Knob?
Driving time: 14 h 22 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 1,274 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 14 h 9 min
 8 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 5 min
 3 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 2 min
 3 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 2 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 Mpwetyerre to Iron Knob by land?
The distance between Mpwetyerre and Iron Knob is 1,290 km by road.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Mpwetyerre and Iron Knob respectively.
How far is Mpwetyerre to Iron Knob by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Mpwetyerre and Iron Knob is 1,053 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 Mpwetyerre and Iron Knob respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Mpwetyerre from Iron Knob by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 18 min to cover the distance of 1,053 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 4 h 47 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 Mpwetyerre to Iron Knob?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 4 h 23 min to cover the distance of 1,053 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 5 h 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 Mpwetyerre and Iron Knob?
The halfway point between Mpwetyerre and Iron Knob is Coober Pedy. It is located about 34 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Coober Pedy to Mpwetyerre is 679 km and driving will take about 7 h 33 min. The road between Coober Pedy and Iron Knob has length 611 km and will take approximately 6 h 48 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Mpwetyerre in relation to Iron Knob?
Mpwetyerre is located 1,053 km northwest of Iron Knob.
Mpwetyerre has geographic coordinates: latitude 23.71679, longitude 133.87409.
Iron Knob has geographic coordinates: latitude 32.73751, longitude 137.14839.
Which highway goes from Mpwetyerre to Iron Knob?
The route from Mpwetyerre to Iron Knob follows A87, 87.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 A1: 66 km