Distance between Parkes and Bell
The distance from Parkes to Bell is 859 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 9 hours and 58 minutes and goes through Dubbo, Peak Hill, Coonabarabran, Narrabri West, Narrabri, Moree and Boggabilla.
Shortest distance by air  759 km ✈️ 
Car route length  859 km 🚗 
Driving time  9 h 58 min 
Fuel amount  68.7 L 
Fuel cost  110 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Parkes  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
A39 42 km, 30 min


Peak Hill  42 km  30 min  2.4 L  
A39 80 km, 56 min


Dubbo  122 km  1 h 27 min  7.1 L  
A39 157 km, 1 h 47 min


Coonabarabran  279 km  3 h 14 min  20.6 L  
A39 110 km, 1 h 16 min


Narrabri  390 km  4 h 30 min  29.8 L  
A39 117 km, 1 h 23 min


Moree  507 km  5 h 53 min  37.1 L  
A39 73 km, 53 min


Boggabilla  580 km  6 h 47 min  44.3 L  
A39 35 km, 25 min


Goondiwindi  615 km  7 h 12 min  48.5 L  
A5 49 202 km, 2 h 15 min


Dalby  818 km  9 h 28 min  64.7 L  
49 41 km, 29 min


Bell  859 km  9 h 58 min  68.4 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Parkes to Bell?
Fuel cost: 110 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 859 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.6 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Parkes to Bell?
Driving time: 9 h 58 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 680 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 7 h 33 min
 148 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 1 h 50 min
 2 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 1 min
 11 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 11 min
 17 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 20 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Parkes to Bell by land?
The distance between Parkes and Bell is 859 km by road.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Parkes and Bell respectively.
How far is Parkes to Bell by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Parkes and Bell is 759 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 Parkes and Bell respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Parkes from Bell by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 56 min to cover the distance of 759 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 3 h 27 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 Parkes to Bell?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 3 h 9 min to cover the distance of 759 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 3 h 36 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 Parkes and Bell?
The halfway point between Parkes and Bell is Bellata. It is located about 2 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Bellata to Parkes is 431 km and driving will take about 4 h 59 min. The road between Bellata and Bell has length 428 km and will take approximately 4 h 58 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Parkes in relation to Bell?
Parkes is located 759 km southwest of Bell.
Parkes has geographic coordinates: latitude 33.13681, longitude 148.17548.
Bell has geographic coordinates: latitude 26.92752, longitude 151.44949.
Which highway goes from Parkes to Bell?
The route from Parkes to Bell follows A39, 49.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 A5: 93 km
 85: 3 km