Distance between Nambucca Heads and Meckering
The distance from Nambucca Heads to Meckering is 3,994 kilometers by road including 21 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 57 hours and 32 minutes and goes through Armidale, Tamworth, Broken Hill and Port Augusta.
Shortest distance by air  3,412 km ✈️ 
Car route length  3,994 km 🚗 
Driving time  57 h 32 min 
Fuel amount  319.5 L 
Fuel cost  520.8 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Nambucca Heads  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
M1 18 km, 12 min


Urunga  18 km  12 min  1.1 L  
M1 B78 19 km, 17 min


Bellingen  37 km  29 min  2.5 L  
B78 35 km, 40 min


Dorrigo  72 km  1 h 10 min  5.0 L  
B78 117 km, 1 h 49 min


Armidale  190 km  2 h 59 min  14.4 L  
B78 A15 26 km, 26 min


Uralla  215 km  3 h 26 min  16.6 L  
A15 85 km, 1 h 03 min


Tamworth  300 km  4 h 29 min  23.9 L  
B56 A32 1,012 km, 14 h 57 min


Broken Hill  1,311 km  19 h 26 min  99.7 L  
A32 428 km, 6 h 02 min


Port Augusta  1,739 km  25 h 29 min  138.9 L  
A1 2,255 km, 32 h 02 min


Meckering  3,994 km  57 h 32 min  319.4 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Nambucca Heads to Meckering?
Fuel cost: 520.8 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 3,994 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.63 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Nambucca Heads to Meckering?
Driving time: 57 h 32 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 20 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 10 min
 3,449 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 38 h 19 min
 126 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 1 h 34 min
 12 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 10 min
 21 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 21 min
 44 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 52 min
 1 km with a maximum speed 40 km/h = 1 min
 321 km with a maximum speed 20 km/h = 16 h 1 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Nambucca Heads to Meckering by land?
The distance between Nambucca Heads and Meckering is 3,994 km by road including 21 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Nambucca Heads and Meckering respectively.
How far is Nambucca Heads to Meckering by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Nambucca Heads and Meckering is 3,412 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 Nambucca Heads and Meckering respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Nambucca Heads from Meckering by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 4 h 15 min to cover the distance of 3,412 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 15 h 30 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 Nambucca Heads to Meckering?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 14 h 13 min to cover the distance of 3,412 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 16 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 Nambucca Heads and Meckering?
The halfway point between Nambucca Heads and Meckering is Wudinna. It is located about 2 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Wudinna to Nambucca Heads is 1,999 km and driving will take about 29 h 6 min. The road between Wudinna and Meckering has length 1,996 km and will take approximately 28 h 25 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Nambucca Heads in relation to Meckering?
Nambucca Heads is located 3,412 km east of Meckering.
Nambucca Heads has geographic coordinates: latitude 30.64495, longitude 152.99245.
Meckering has geographic coordinates: latitude 31.62944, longitude 117.01008.
Which highway goes from Nambucca Heads to Meckering?
The route from Nambucca Heads to Meckering follows A1, A32, 1, 94, B56, B78, A15.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 A39: 76 km
 17: 64 km
 M1: 20 km
 B80: 12 km
 B82: 2 km
 B51: 2 km
 B55: 1 km