Distance between Proserpine and Townsville
The distance from Proserpine to Townsville is 265 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 3 hours and 5 minutes and goes through Breadalbane, Mrytlevale, Debella, Intaburra, Merinda, Guthalungra and Gumlu.
Shortest distance by air  224 km ✈️ 
Car route length  265 km 🚗 
Driving time  3 h 5 min 
Fuel amount  21.2 L 
Fuel cost  35.7 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Breadalbane  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
A1 11 km, 07 min


Mrytlevale  11 km  07 min  0.2 L  
A1 20 km, 13 min


Debella  31 km  21 min  2.1 L  
A1 18 km, 12 min


Intaburra  49 km  33 min  3.6 L  
A1 22 km, 15 min


Merinda  71 km  49 min  5.4 L  
A1 39 km, 26 min


Guthalungra  110 km  1 h 15 min  8.2 L  
A1 16 km, 11 min


Gumlu  126 km  1 h 27 min  9.6 L  
A1 38 km, 26 min


Home Hill  164 km  1 h 53 min  12.8 L  
A1 13 km, 09 min


Ayr  178 km  2 h 03 min  13.8 L  
A1 88 km, 1 h 01 min


Townsville  265 km  3 h 04 min  21.0 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Proserpine to Townsville?
Fuel cost: 35.7 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 265 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.68 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Proserpine to Townsville?
Driving time: 3 h 5 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 193 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 2 h 8 min
 65 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 48 min
 2 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 1 min
 2 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 1 min
 3 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 3 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Proserpine to Townsville by land?
The distance between Proserpine and Townsville is 265 km by road.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Proserpine and Townsville respectively.
How far is Proserpine to Townsville by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Proserpine and Townsville is 224 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 Proserpine and Townsville respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Proserpine from Townsville by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 16 min to cover the distance of 224 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 1 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 Proserpine to Townsville?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 56 min to cover the distance of 224 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 4 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 Proserpine and Townsville?
The halfway point between Proserpine and Townsville is Gumlu. It is located about 7 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Gumlu to Proserpine is 126 km and driving will take about 1 h 27 min. The road between Gumlu and Townsville has length 139 km and will take approximately 1 h 37 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Proserpine in relation to Townsville?
Proserpine is located 224 km southeast of Townsville.
Proserpine has geographic coordinates: latitude 20.40149, longitude 148.58165.
Townsville has geographic coordinates: latitude 19.25694, longitude 146.82395.
Which highway goes from Proserpine to Townsville?
The route from Proserpine to Townsville follows A1.