Distance between Nelia and Iron Knob
The distance from Nelia to Iron Knob is 2,768 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 30 hours and 58 minutes and goes through Mount Isa, Alice Springs, Julia Creek, Cloncurry, Tennant Creek, Coober Pedy and Mount Eba.
Shortest distance by air  1,435 km ✈️ 
Car route length  2,768 km 🚗 
Driving time  30 h 58 min 
Fuel amount  221.4 L 
Fuel cost  352.1 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Nelia  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
A6 45 km, 31 min


Julia Creek  45 km  31 min  2.9 L  
A6 146 km, 1 h 38 min


Cloncurry  192 km  2 h 10 min  14.8 L  
A2 83 114 km, 1 h 17 min


Mount Isa  306 km  3 h 28 min  23.5 L  
A2 66 663 km, 7 h 25 min


Tennant Creek  969 km  10 h 53 min  77.4 L  
87 507 km, 5 h 40 min


Alice Springs  1,476 km  16 h 33 min  117.9 L  
87 A87 681 km, 7 h 36 min


Coober Pedy  2,157 km  24 h 09 min  169.0 L  
A87 164 km, 1 h 49 min


Mount Eba  2,321 km  25 h 58 min  184.4 L  
A87 168 km, 1 h 51 min


Wirraminna  2,488 km  27 h 50 min  195.8 L  
A87 280 km, 3 h 07 min


Iron Knob  2,768 km  30 h 58 min  221.3 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Nelia to Iron Knob?
Fuel cost: 352.1 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 2,768 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 Nelia to Iron Knob?
Driving time: 30 h 58 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 2,709 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 30 h 5 min
 26 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 19 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 Nelia to Iron Knob by land?
The distance between Nelia and Iron Knob is 2,768 km by road.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Nelia and Iron Knob respectively.
How far is Nelia to Iron Knob by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Nelia and Iron Knob is 1,435 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 Nelia and Iron Knob respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Nelia from Iron Knob by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 47 min to cover the distance of 1,435 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 6 h 31 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 Nelia to Iron Knob?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 5 h 58 min to cover the distance of 1,435 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 6 h 50 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 Nelia and Iron Knob?
The halfway point between Nelia and Iron Knob is Pmara Jutunta. It is located about 91 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Pmara Jutunta to Nelia is 1,293 km and driving will take about 14 h 30 min. The road between Pmara Jutunta and Iron Knob has length 1,475 km and will take approximately 16 h 27 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Nelia in relation to Iron Knob?
Nelia is located 1,435 km northeast of Iron Knob.
Nelia has geographic coordinates: latitude 20.65474, longitude 142.21409.
Iron Knob has geographic coordinates: latitude 32.73751, longitude 137.14839.
Which highway goes from Nelia to Iron Knob?
The route from Nelia to Iron Knob follows A87, 87, 66, A2, A6, 83.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 A1: 66 km
 84: 3 km