Distance between Orchard Hills and Katoomba

The distance from Orchard Hills to Katoomba is 53 kilometers by road including 8 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 41 minutes and goes through South Penrith, Glenmore Park, Jamisontown, Regentville, Leonay, Blaxland and Sun Valley.

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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Orchard Hills 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
A9 3 km, 02 min
Glenmore Park 3 km 0:02 02 min 0.1 L
M4 2 km, 01 min
Regentville 6 km 0:03 03 min 0.4 L
M4 2 km, 01 min
Leonay 8 km 0:05 05 min 0.5 L
A32 6 km, 04 min
Blaxland 14 km 0:09 09 min 0.9 L
A32 6 km, 04 min
Sun Valley 20 km 0:14 14 min 1.5 L
A32 3 km, 02 min
Springwood 23 km 0:16 16 min 1.7 L
A32 4 km, 03 min
Faulconbridge 27 km 0:20 20 min 1.9 L
A32 24 km, 18 min
Leura 50 km 0:38 38 min 3.9 L
A32 3 km, 02 min
Katoomba 53 km 0:41 41 min 4.1 L
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Orchard Hills 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
A9 3 km, 02 min
Glenmore Park 3 km 0:02 02 min 0.1 L
M4 2 km, 01 min
Regentville 6 km 0:03 03 min 0.4 L
M4 2 km, 01 min
Leonay 8 km 0:05 05 min 0.5 L
A32 3 km, 02 min
Glenbrook 11 km 0:07 07 min 0.8 L
A32 3 km, 02 min
Blaxland 14 km 0:09 09 min 0.9 L
A32 4 km, 03 min
Warrimoo 17 km 0:12 12 min 1.3 L
A32 2 km, 01 min
Sun Valley 20 km 0:14 14 min 1.5 L
A32 3 km, 02 min
Springwood 23 km 0:16 16 min 1.7 L
A32 4 km, 03 min
Faulconbridge 27 km 0:20 20 min 1.9 L
A32 4 km, 03 min
Linden 30 km 0:23 23 min 2.3 L
A32 3 km, 02 min
Woodford 33 km 0:25 25 min 2.6 L
A32 4 km, 02 min
Hazelbrook 37 km 0:28 28 min 2.8 L
A32 2 km, 01 min
Lawson 39 km 0:30 30 min 3.1 L
A32 2 km, 01 min
Bullaburra 41 km 0:31 31 min 3.2 L
A32 5 km, 04 min
Wentworth Falls 46 km 0:35 35 min 3.6 L
A32 4 km, 02 min
Leura 50 km 0:38 38 min 3.9 L
A32 3 km, 02 min
Katoomba 53 km 0:41 41 min 4.1 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Orchard Hills to Katoomba?

Fuel cost: 7.3 AUD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 53 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.72 AUD / L)

You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.

How long is a car ride from Orchard Hills to Katoomba?

Driving time: 41 min

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

  • 5 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 2 min
  • 2 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 1 min
  • 31 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 23 min
  • 8 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 6 min
  • 6 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 6 min
  • 1 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 1 min

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

How far is Orchard Hills to Katoomba by land?

The distance between Orchard Hills and Katoomba is 53 km by road including 8 km on motorways.

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

How far is Orchard Hills to Katoomba by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Orchard Hills and Katoomba is 38 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 Orchard Hills and Katoomba respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Orchard Hills from Katoomba by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 2 min to cover the distance of 38 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 10 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 Orchard Hills to Katoomba?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 9 min to cover the distance of 38 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 10 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 Orchard Hills and Katoomba?

The halfway point between Orchard Hills and Katoomba is Faulconbridge.

The distance from Faulconbridge to Orchard Hills is 27 km and driving will take about 20 min. The road between Faulconbridge and Katoomba has length 26 km and will take approximately 21 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • Linden is in 30 km from Orchard Hills and 23 km from Katoomba
  • Springwood is in 23 km from Orchard Hills and 30 km from Katoomba
  • Sun Valley is in 20 km from Orchard Hills and 33 km from Katoomba

Where is Orchard Hills in relation to Katoomba?

Orchard Hills is located 38 km east of Katoomba.

Orchard Hills has geographic coordinates: latitude -33.78167, longitude 150.71778.

Katoomba has geographic coordinates: latitude -33.71376, longitude 150.31216.

Which highway goes from Orchard Hills to Katoomba?

The route from Orchard Hills to Katoomba follows A32.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • M4: 6 km
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