Distance between Port Augusta and Darwin

The distance from Port Augusta to Darwin is 2,720 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 30 hours and 26 minutes and goes through Alice Springs, Pimba, Wirraminna, Mount Eba, Coober Pedy, Tennant Creek and Elliott.

Shortest distance by air 2,337 km ✈️
Car route length 2,720 km 🚗
Driving time 30 h 26 min
Fuel amount 217.6 L
Fuel cost 372.2 AUD
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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Port Augusta 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
A1 A87 164 km, 1 h 50 min
Pimba 164 km 1:50 1 h 50 min 12.4 L
A87 49 km, 32 min
Wirraminna 213 km 2:23 2 h 23 min 13.8 L
A87 168 km, 1 h 51 min
Mount Eba 381 km 4:14 4 h 14 min 29.3 L
A87 164 km, 1 h 49 min
Coober Pedy 544 km 6:03 6 h 03 min 40.0 L
A87 680 km, 7 h 35 min
Alice Springs 1,225 km 13:38 13 h 38 min 97.9 L
87 508 km, 5 h 41 min
Tennant Creek 1,732 km 19:20 19 h 20 min 138.5 L
87 253 km, 2 h 50 min
Elliott 1,985 km 22:10 22 h 10 min 158.5 L
87 1 421 km, 4 h 43 min
Katherine 2,406 km 26:54 26 h 54 min 192.2 L
1 314 km, 3 h 31 min
Darwin 2,720 km 30:26 30 h 26 min 217.5 L
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Port Augusta 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
A1 A87 164 km, 1 h 50 min
Pimba 164 km 1:50 1 h 50 min 12.4 L
A87 49 km, 32 min
Wirraminna 213 km 2:23 2 h 23 min 13.8 L
A87 78 km, 51 min
Glendambo 291 km 3:15 3 h 15 min 21.9 L
A87 90 km, 59 min
Mount Eba 381 km 4:14 4 h 14 min 29.3 L
A87 164 km, 1 h 49 min
Coober Pedy 544 km 6:03 6 h 03 min 40.0 L
A87 213 km, 2 h 22 min
Marla 758 km 8:26 8 h 26 min 59.2 L
A87 193 km, 2 h 08 min
Kulgera 950 km 10:34 10 h 34 min 75.9 L
87 183 km, 2 h 01 min
Stuarts Well 1,133 km 12:36 12 h 36 min 90.6 L
87 89 km, 1 h 00 min
Mpwetyerre 1,223 km 13:37 13 h 37 min 97.7 L
87 2 km, 01 min
Alice Springs 1,225 km 13:38 13 h 38 min 97.9 L
87 183 km, 2 h 03 min
Pmara Jutunta 1,408 km 15:42 15 h 42 min 112.1 L
87 10 km, 07 min
Ti Tree 1,418 km 15:49 15 h 49 min 113.3 L
87 62 km, 41 min
Wilora 1,480 km 16:31 16 h 31 min 117.5 L
87 252 km, 2 h 49 min
Tennant Creek 1,732 km 19:20 19 h 20 min 138.5 L
87 253 km, 2 h 50 min
Elliott 1,985 km 22:10 22 h 10 min 158.5 L
87 239 km, 2 h 40 min
Larrimah 2,224 km 24:51 24 h 51 min 177.8 L
1 75 km, 50 min
Mataranka 2,299 km 25:41 25 h 41 min 183.8 L
1 108 km, 1 h 12 min
Katherine 2,406 km 26:54 26 h 54 min 192.2 L
1 94 km, 1 h 03 min
Pine Creek 2,500 km 27:57 27 h 57 min 199.3 L
1 108 km, 1 h 12 min
Adelaide River 2,608 km 29:09 29 h 09 min 208.6 L
1 66 km, 44 min
Livingstone 2,674 km 29:54 29 h 54 min 213.6 L
1 5 km, 03 min
Noonamah 2,679 km 29:57 29 h 57 min 214.3 L
1 6 km, 03 min
Humpty Doo 2,685 km 30:01 30 h 01 min 214.6 L
1 9 km, 06 min
Howard Springs 2,694 km 30:07 30 h 07 min 215.4 L
1 4 km, 02 min
Palmerston Indigenous Village 2,699 km 30:10 30 h 10 min 215.8 L
1 2 km, 01 min
Yarrawonga 2,701 km 30:12 30 h 12 min 216.1 L
1 A15 17 km, 11 min
Woolner 2,718 km 30:23 30 h 23 min 217.3 L
A15 3 km, 02 min
Darwin 2,720 km 30:25 30 h 25 min 217.5 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Port Augusta to Darwin?

Fuel cost: 372.2 AUD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 2,720 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.71 AUD / L)

You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.

How long is a car ride from Port Augusta to Darwin?

Driving time: 30 h 26 min

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

  • 2,653 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 29 h 28 min
  • 39 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 29 min
  • 4 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 3 min
  • 19 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 19 min
  • 4 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 5 min

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

How far is Port Augusta to Darwin by land?

The distance between Port Augusta and Darwin is 2,720 km by road.

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

How far is Port Augusta to Darwin by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Port Augusta and Darwin is 2,337 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 Port Augusta and Darwin respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Port Augusta from Darwin by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 2 h 55 min to cover the distance of 2,337 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 10 h 37 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 Port Augusta to Darwin?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 9 h 44 min to cover the distance of 2,337 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 11 h 7 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 Port Augusta and Darwin?

The halfway point between Port Augusta and Darwin is Pmara Jutunta. It is located about 48 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Pmara Jutunta to Port Augusta is 1,408 km and driving will take about 15 h 42 min. The road between Pmara Jutunta and Darwin has length 1,313 km and will take approximately 14 h 43 min.

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Where is Port Augusta in relation to Darwin?

Port Augusta is located 2,337 km south-east of Darwin.

Port Augusta has geographic coordinates: latitude -32.49088, longitude 137.76399.

Darwin has geographic coordinates: latitude -12.46044, longitude 130.84105.

Which highway goes from Port Augusta to Darwin?

The route from Port Augusta to Darwin follows 87, A87, 1.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • A15: 17 km
  • A1: 2 km
The distance between Port Augusta and Darwin is ranked 422nd in the ranking popularity.
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