Distance between Oakey and Forbes
The distance from Oakey to Forbes is 866 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 15 hours and 48 minutes and goes through Dubbo, Pittsworth, Millmerran, Goondiwindi, Boggabilla, Moree and Narrabri.
Shortest distance by air  751 km ✈️ 
Car route length  866 km 🚗 
Driving time  15 h 48 min 
Fuel amount  69.3 L 
Fuel cost  112.2 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Oakey  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
41 km, 32 min


Pittsworth  41 km  32 min  3.1 L  
A39 47 km, 32 min


Millmerran  88 km  1 h 04 min  5.6 L  
A39 126 km, 2 h 42 min


Goondiwindi  214 km  3 h 47 min  16.4 L  
A39 38 km, 35 min


Boggabilla  252 km  4 h 23 min  18.1 L  
A39 73 km, 1 h 11 min


Moree  325 km  5 h 34 min  22.6 L  
A39 122 km, 2 h 24 min


Narrabri  447 km  7 h 59 min  34.8 L  
A39 105 km, 2 h 02 min


Coonabarabran  552 km  10 h 01 min  42.4 L  
A39 158 km, 3 h 20 min


Dubbo  710 km  13 h 22 min  54.1 L  
A39 157 km, 2 h 25 min


Forbes  867 km  15 h 48 min  68.3 L 
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Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Oakey to Forbes?
Fuel cost: 112.2 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 866 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.62 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Oakey to Forbes?
Driving time: 15 h 48 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 527 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 5 h 51 min
 161 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 2 h
 2 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 1 min
 10 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 10 min
 19 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 23 min
 147 km with a maximum speed 20 km/h = 7 h 21 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Oakey to Forbes by land?
The distance between Oakey and Forbes is 866 km by road.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Oakey and Forbes respectively.
How far is Oakey to Forbes by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Oakey and Forbes is 751 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 Oakey and Forbes respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Oakey from Forbes by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 56 min to cover the distance of 751 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 3 h 24 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 Oakey to Forbes?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 3 h 7 min to cover the distance of 751 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 3 h 34 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 Oakey and Forbes?
The halfway point between Oakey and Forbes is Edgeroi. It is located about 9 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Edgeroi to Oakey is 424 km and driving will take about 7 h 18 min. The road between Edgeroi and Forbes has length 442 km and will take approximately 8 h 30 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Oakey in relation to Forbes?
Oakey is located 751 km northeast of Forbes.
Oakey has geographic coordinates: latitude 27.43601, longitude 151.71891.
Forbes has geographic coordinates: latitude 33.38425, longitude 148.00966.
Which highway goes from Oakey to Forbes?
The route from Oakey to Forbes follows A39.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 82: 15 km
 A5: 9 km