Distance between Nelia and Tara
The distance from Nelia to Tara is 1,454 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 16 hours and 24 minutes and goes through Julia Creek, Winton, Longreach, Barcaldine, Blackall, Tambo and Augathella.
Shortest distance by air  1,115 km ✈️ 
Car route length  1,454 km 🚗 
Driving time  16 h 24 min 
Fuel amount  116.3 L 
Fuel cost  184.9 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Nelia  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
A6 88 km, 59 min


Julia Creek  88 km  59 min  2.9 L  
84 A2 236 km, 2 h 38 min


Winton  324 km  3 h 38 min  25.4 L  
A2 179 km, 2 h 00 min


Longreach  503 km  5 h 38 min  40.0 L  
A2 106 km, 1 h 11 min


Barcaldine  609 km  6 h 49 min  48.2 L  
A2 100 km, 1 h 07 min


Blackall  708 km  7 h 57 min  55.8 L  
A2 106 km, 1 h 11 min


Tambo  814 km  9 h 09 min  64.7 L  
A2 105 km, 1 h 10 min


Augathella  919 km  10 h 19 min  72.1 L  
A2 108 km, 1 h 12 min


Morven  1,027 km  11 h 31 min  81.8 L  
A2 426 km, 4 h 52 min


Tara  1,454 km  16 h 24 min  114.1 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Nelia to Tara?
Fuel cost: 184.9 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,454 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 Tara?
Driving time: 16 h 24 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 1,350 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 15 h
 80 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 1 h
 2 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 1 min
 13 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 13 min
 8 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 9 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Nelia to Tara by land?
The distance between Nelia and Tara is 1,454 km by road.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Nelia and Tara respectively.
How far is Nelia to Tara by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Nelia and Tara is 1,115 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 Tara respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Nelia from Tara by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 23 min to cover the distance of 1,115 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 5 h 4 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 Tara?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 4 h 38 min to cover the distance of 1,115 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 5 h 18 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 Tara?
The halfway point between Nelia and Tara is Blackall. It is located about 18 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Blackall to Nelia is 708 km and driving will take about 7 h 57 min. The road between Blackall and Tara has length 745 km and will take approximately 8 h 27 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Nelia in relation to Tara?
Nelia is located 1,115 km northwest of Tara.
Nelia has geographic coordinates: latitude 20.65474, longitude 142.21409.
Tara has geographic coordinates: latitude 27.27693, longitude 150.45696.
Which highway goes from Nelia to Tara?
The route from Nelia to Tara follows A2, 84.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 A5: 83 km
 A6: 48 km
 87: 28 km
 62: 6 km