Distance between Olary and Cairns

The distance from Olary to Cairns is 2,569 kilometers by road including 23 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 29 hours and 15 minutes and goes through Broken Hill, Charleville, Charters Towers, Wilcannia, Cobar, Bourke and Cunnamulla.

Shortest distance by air 1,794 km ✈️
Car route length 2,569 km 🚗
Driving time 29 h 15 min
Fuel amount 205.5 L
Fuel cost 363.8 AUD
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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Olary 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
A32 134 km, 1 h 31 min
Broken Hill 134 km 1:31 1 h 31 min 5.5 L
A32 235 km, 2 h 38 min
Wilcannia 369 km 4:10 4 h 10 min 19.1 L
A32 201 km, 2 h 15 min
Cobar 570 km 6:25 6 h 25 min 42.7 L
A32 B87 141 km, 1 h 36 min
Bourke 711 km 8:01 8 h 01 min 54.8 L
B87 B71 276 km, 3 h 07 min
Cunnamulla 987 km 11:08 11 h 08 min 78.8 L
A71 200 km, 2 h 14 min
Charleville 1,187 km 13:22 13 h 22 min 92.5 L
A2 97 km, 1 h 05 min
Augathella 1,284 km 14:28 14 h 28 min 101.3 L
A2 813 km, 9 h 23 min
Charters Towers 2,097 km 23:51 23 h 51 min 166.8 L
A6 A1 472 km, 5 h 24 min
Cairns 2,569 km 29:15 29 h 15 min 205.4 L
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Olary 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
A32 40 km, 26 min
Mingary 40 km 0:26 26 min 2.8 L
A32 94 km, 1 h 04 min
Broken Hill 134 km 1:31 1 h 31 min 5.5 L
A32 235 km, 2 h 38 min
Wilcannia 369 km 4:10 4 h 10 min 19.1 L
A32 201 km, 2 h 15 min
Cobar 570 km 6:25 6 h 25 min 42.7 L
A32 B87 141 km, 1 h 36 min
Bourke 711 km 8:01 8 h 01 min 54.8 L
B87 B71 29 km, 21 min
North Bourke 740 km 8:22 8 h 22 min 59.1 L
B71 91 km, 1 h 00 min
Enngonia 831 km 9:23 9 h 23 min 66.4 L
B71 38 km, 25 min
Barringun 869 km 9:49 9 h 49 min 69.5 L
B71 A71 119 km, 1 h 19 min
Cunnamulla 987 km 11:08 11 h 08 min 78.8 L
A71 53 km, 35 min
Wyandra 1,041 km 11:44 11 h 44 min 79.2 L
A71 147 km, 1 h 38 min
Charleville 1,187 km 13:22 13 h 22 min 92.5 L
A2 97 km, 1 h 05 min
Augathella 1,284 km 14:28 14 h 28 min 101.3 L
A2 105 km, 1 h 10 min
Tambo 1,389 km 15:38 15 h 38 min 110.7 L
A2 106 km, 1 h 11 min
Blackall 1,495 km 16:50 16 h 50 min 118.8 L
A2 99 km, 1 h 07 min
Barcaldine 1,595 km 17:57 17 h 57 min 127.1 L
19 67 km, 45 min
Aramac 1,662 km 18:42 18 h 42 min 132.8 L
19 177 km, 2 h 07 min
Torrens Creek 1,839 km 20:49 20 h 49 min 138.3 L
A6 145 km, 1 h 45 min
Pentland 1,984 km 22:34 22 h 34 min 158.0 L
A6 114 km, 1 h 16 min
Charters Towers 2,097 km 23:50 23 h 50 min 166.8 L
A6 83 km, 55 min
Woodstock 2,180 km 24:46 24 h 46 min 174.0 L
A6 33 km, 22 min
Stuart 2,213 km 25:09 25 h 09 min 176.8 L
A6 A1 11 km, 07 min
Douglas 2,224 km 25:17 25 h 17 min 177.7 L
A1 11 km, 06 min
Shaw 2,235 km 25:23 25 h 23 min 178.5 L
A1 41 km, 27 min
Rollingstone 2,276 km 25:51 25 h 51 min 182.1 L
A1 15 km, 10 min
Mutarnee 2,292 km 26:01 26 h 01 min 182.9 L
A1 12 km, 08 min
Bambaroo 2,304 km 26:09 26 h 09 min 183.8 L
A1 23 km, 15 min
Toobanna 2,327 km 26:24 26 h 24 min 186.1 L
A1 9 km, 06 min
Ingham 2,335 km 26:31 26 h 31 min 186.2 L
A1 50 km, 34 min
Cardwell 2,385 km 27:05 27 h 05 min 190.3 L
A1 45 km, 31 min
Tully 2,430 km 27:36 27 h 36 min 194.1 L
A1 15 km, 10 min
El Arish 2,445 km 27:46 27 h 46 min 195.2 L
A1 8 km, 05 min
Silkwood 2,453 km 27:52 27 h 52 min 196.1 L
A1 20 km, 13 min
Mourilyan 2,474 km 28:05 28 h 05 min 197.8 L
A1 32 km, 23 min
Mirriwinni 2,505 km 28:29 28 h 29 min 200.3 L
A1 4 km, 03 min
Babinda 2,510 km 28:32 28 h 32 min 200.7 L
A1 14 km, 09 min
Deeral 2,524 km 28:42 28 h 42 min 201.6 L
A1 7 km, 04 min
Fishery Falls 2,530 km 28:46 28 h 46 min 202.3 L
A1 14 km, 09 min
Gordonvale 2,544 km 28:56 28 h 56 min 203.1 L
A1 8 km, 06 min
Wrights Creek 2,553 km 29:02 29 h 02 min 204.0 L
A1 5 km, 03 min
Bentley Park 2,558 km 29:06 29 h 06 min 204.5 L
A1 11 km, 09 min
Cairns 2,569 km 29:15 29 h 15 min 205.4 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Olary to Cairns?

Fuel cost: 363.8 AUD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 2,569 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.77 AUD / L)

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How long is a car ride from Olary to Cairns?

Driving time: 29 h 15 min

This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.

  • 20 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 11 min
  • 2,195 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 24 h 23 min
  • 305 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 3 h 48 min
  • 10 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 8 min
  • 21 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 20 min
  • 19 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 22 min

The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.

How far is Olary to Cairns by land?

The distance between Olary and Cairns is 2,569 km by road including 23 km on motorways.

Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Olary and Cairns respectively.

How far is Olary to Cairns by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Olary and Cairns is 1,794 km.

This distance is calculated using the Haversine formula as a great-circle distance between two points on the surface of a sphere. The start and finish points are the centers of Olary and Cairns respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Olary from Cairns by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 2 h 14 min to cover the distance of 1,794 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 8 h 9 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 Olary to Cairns?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 7 h 28 min to cover the distance of 1,794 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 8 h 32 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 Olary and Cairns?

The halfway point between Olary and Cairns is Augathella.

The distance from Augathella to Olary is 1,284 km and driving will take about 14 h 28 min. The road between Augathella and Cairns has length 1,285 km and will take approximately 14 h 47 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

Where is Olary in relation to Cairns?

Olary is located 1,794 km south-west of Cairns.

Olary has geographic coordinates: latitude -32.27959, longitude 140.3254.

Cairns has geographic coordinates: latitude -16.9205, longitude 145.77189.

Which highway goes from Olary to Cairns?

The route from Olary to Cairns follows A32, A2, A1, A71, A6, B87, B71.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • 19: 89 km
  • 49: 4 km
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