Distance between Rolleston and Townsville

The distance from Rolleston to Townsville is 752 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 8 hours and 30 minutes and goes through Charters Towers, Springsure, Emerald, Capella, Clermont, Frankfield and Stuart.

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Point Distance Time Fuel
Rolleston 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
A7 74 km, 50 min
Springsure 74 km 0:50 50 min 4.7 L
A7 64 km, 44 min
Emerald 138 km 1:34 1 h 34 min 10.7 L
A7 38 km, 26 min
Capella 176 km 2:01 2 h 01 min 11.5 L
A7 66 km, 44 min
Clermont 241 km 2:45 2 h 45 min 19.0 L
A7 104 km, 1 h 09 min
Frankfield 345 km 3:55 3 h 55 min 21.9 L
A7 275 km, 3 h 03 min
Charters Towers 620 km 6:58 6 h 58 min 48.3 L
A6 86 km, 58 min
Woodstock 706 km 7:56 7 h 56 min 56.1 L
A6 33 km, 22 min
Stuart 739 km 8:19 8 h 19 min 58.8 L
A6 14 12 km, 10 min
Townsville 752 km 8:29 8 h 29 min 59.9 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Rolleston to Townsville?

Fuel cost: 105.8 AUD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 752 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.76 AUD / L)

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How long is a car ride from Rolleston to Townsville?

Driving time: 8 h 30 min

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

  • 682 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 7 h 34 min
  • 60 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 44 min
  • 5 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 5 min
  • 4 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 4 min

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

How far is Rolleston to Townsville by land?

The distance between Rolleston and Townsville is 752 km by road.

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

How far is Rolleston to Townsville by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Rolleston and Townsville is 608 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 Rolleston and Townsville respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Rolleston from Townsville by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 45 min to cover the distance of 608 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 2 h 45 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 Rolleston to Townsville?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 2 h 32 min to cover the distance of 608 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 2 h 53 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 Rolleston and Townsville?

The halfway point between Rolleston and Townsville is Frankfield. It is located about 31 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Frankfield to Rolleston is 345 km and driving will take about 3 h 55 min. The road between Frankfield and Townsville has length 407 km and will take approximately 4 h 34 min.

Where is Rolleston in relation to Townsville?

Rolleston is located 608 km south-east of Townsville.

Rolleston has geographic coordinates: latitude -24.46346, longitude 148.62294.

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

Which highway goes from Rolleston to Townsville?

The route from Rolleston to Townsville follows A7, A6.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • A4: 2 km
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