Distance between Port Douglas and Townsville

The distance from Port Douglas to Townsville is 413 kilometers by road including 5 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 4 hours and 54 minutes and goes through Craiglie, Smithfield, Redlynch, Bentley Park, Wrights Creek, Gordonvale and El Arish.

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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Port Douglas 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
7 km, 06 min
Craiglie 7 km 0:06 06 min 0.1 L
44 46 km, 35 min
Smithfield 53 km 0:41 41 min 4.1 L
44 91 7 km, 05 min
Redlynch 60 km 0:46 46 min 4.7 L
91 17 km, 14 min
Bentley Park 77 km 1:00 1 h 00 min 6.0 L
A1 5 km, 03 min
Wrights Creek 82 km 1:04 1 h 04 min 6.3 L
A1 8 km, 06 min
Gordonvale 90 km 1:10 1 h 10 min 6.8 L
A1 99 km, 1 h 10 min
El Arish 189 km 2:20 2 h 20 min 14.8 L
A1 15 km, 10 min
Tully 204 km 2:30 2 h 30 min 15.9 L
A1 209 km, 2 h 23 min
Townsville 413 km 4:54 4 h 54 min 32.9 L
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Port Douglas 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
7 km, 06 min
Craiglie 7 km 0:06 06 min 0.1 L
44 46 km, 35 min
Smithfield 53 km 0:41 41 min 4.1 L
44 91 7 km, 05 min
Redlynch 60 km 0:46 46 min 4.7 L
91 17 km, 14 min
Bentley Park 77 km 1:00 1 h 00 min 6.0 L
A1 5 km, 03 min
Wrights Creek 82 km 1:04 1 h 04 min 6.3 L
A1 8 km, 06 min
Gordonvale 90 km 1:10 1 h 10 min 6.8 L
A1 14 km, 09 min
Fishery Falls 104 km 1:20 1 h 20 min 8.2 L
A1 7 km, 04 min
Deeral 111 km 1:24 1 h 24 min 8.6 L
A1 14 km, 09 min
Babinda 124 km 1:34 1 h 34 min 9.8 L
A1 4 km, 03 min
Mirriwinni 129 km 1:37 1 h 37 min 10.1 L
A1 32 km, 23 min
Mourilyan 161 km 2:01 2 h 01 min 12.8 L
A1 20 km, 13 min
Silkwood 181 km 2:14 2 h 14 min 14.3 L
A1 8 km, 05 min
El Arish 189 km 2:20 2 h 20 min 14.8 L
A1 15 km, 10 min
Tully 204 km 2:30 2 h 30 min 15.9 L
A1 45 km, 31 min
Cardwell 249 km 3:01 3 h 01 min 19.4 L
A1 50 km, 34 min
Ingham 299 km 3:36 3 h 36 min 23.3 L
A1 9 km, 06 min
Toobanna 308 km 3:42 3 h 42 min 24.6 L
A1 23 km, 15 min
Bambaroo 331 km 3:57 3 h 57 min 25.9 L
A1 12 km, 08 min
Mutarnee 343 km 4:05 4 h 05 min 27.0 L
A1 15 km, 10 min
Rollingstone 358 km 4:15 4 h 15 min 28.6 L
A1 44 km, 29 min
Bohle 402 km 4:45 4 h 45 min 32.0 L
14 5 km, 03 min
Currajong 407 km 4:49 4 h 49 min 32.5 L
14 6 km, 04 min
Townsville 413 km 4:54 4 h 54 min 32.9 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Port Douglas to Townsville?

Fuel cost: 56.5 AUD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 413 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.71 AUD / L)

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How long is a car ride from Port Douglas to Townsville?

Driving time: 4 h 54 min

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

  • 286 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 3 h 10 min
  • 88 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 1 h 5 min
  • 9 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 7 min
  • 29 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 29 min

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

How far is Port Douglas to Townsville by land?

The distance between Port Douglas and Townsville is 413 km by road including 5 km on motorways.

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

How far is Port Douglas to Townsville by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Port Douglas and Townsville is 340 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 Douglas and Townsville respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Port Douglas from Townsville by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 25 min to cover the distance of 340 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 32 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 Douglas to Townsville?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 1 h 25 min to cover the distance of 340 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 37 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 Douglas and Townsville?

The halfway point between Port Douglas and Townsville is Tully. It is located about 3 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Tully to Port Douglas is 204 km and driving will take about 2 h 30 min. The road between Tully and Townsville has length 209 km and will take approximately 2 h 23 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • El Arish is in 189 km from Port Douglas and 224 km from Townsville
  • Silkwood is in 181 km from Port Douglas and 232 km from Townsville
  • Cardwell is in 249 km from Port Douglas and 164 km from Townsville

Where is Port Douglas in relation to Townsville?

Port Douglas is located 340 km north-west of Townsville.

Port Douglas has geographic coordinates: latitude -16.4846, longitude 145.46363.

Townsville has geographic coordinates: latitude -19.25694, longitude 146.82395.

Which highway goes from Port Douglas to Townsville?

The route from Port Douglas to Townsville follows A1.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • 44: 48 km
  • 91: 14 km
  • 14: 11 km
  • 1: 1 km
The distance between Port Douglas and Townsville is ranked 413th in the ranking popularity.
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