Distance between Penong and Coober Pedy
The distance from Penong to Coober Pedy is 1,074 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 12 hours and goes through Ceduna, Wirrulla, Minnipa, Wudinna, Kimba, Pimba and Wirraminna.
Shortest distance by air  365 km ✈️ 
Car route length  1,074 km 🚗 
Driving time  12 h 
Fuel amount  86 L 
Fuel cost  151.3 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Penong  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
A1 82 km, 55 min


Ceduna  82 km  55 min  0.1 L  
A1 105 km, 1 h 10 min


Wirrulla  187 km  2 h 06 min  13.1 L  
A1 75 km, 50 min


Minnipa  262 km  2 h 56 min  19.5 L  
A1 20 km, 13 min


Wudinna  282 km  3 h 09 min  22.4 L  
A1 120 km, 1 h 20 min


Kimba  402 km  4 h 30 min  26.6 L  
A1 A87 297 km, 3 h 19 min


Pimba  699 km  7 h 49 min  55.2 L  
A87 49 km, 32 min


Wirraminna  748 km  8 h 22 min  56.6 L  
A87 168 km, 1 h 51 min


Mount Eba  916 km  10 h 14 min  72.1 L  
A87 159 km, 1 h 46 min


Coober Pedy  1,074 km  12 h 00 min  82.8 L 
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Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Penong to Coober Pedy?
Fuel cost: 151.3 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,074 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.76 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Penong to Coober Pedy?
Driving time: 12 h
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 1,054 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 11 h 42 min
 13 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 9 min
 6 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 5 min
 2 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 Penong to Coober Pedy by land?
The distance between Penong and Coober Pedy is 1,074 km by road.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Penong and Coober Pedy respectively.
How far is Penong to Coober Pedy by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Penong and Coober Pedy is 365 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 Penong and Coober Pedy respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Penong from Coober Pedy by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 27 min to cover the distance of 365 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 39 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 Penong to Coober Pedy?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 1 h 31 min to cover the distance of 365 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 44 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 Penong and Coober Pedy?
The halfway point between Penong and Coober Pedy is Kimba. It is located about 136 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Kimba to Penong is 402 km and driving will take about 4 h 30 min. The road between Kimba and Coober Pedy has length 673 km and will take approximately 7 h 30 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Penong in relation to Coober Pedy?
Penong is located 365 km southwest of Coober Pedy.
Penong has geographic coordinates: latitude 31.92831, longitude 133.01108.
Coober Pedy has geographic coordinates: latitude 29.01337, longitude 134.75362.
Which highway goes from Penong to Coober Pedy?
The route from Penong to Coober Pedy follows A1, A87.