Distance between Roma and Townsville
The distance from Roma to Townsville is 1,014 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 11 hours and 27 minutes and goes through Charters Towers, Rolleston, Springsure, Emerald, Capella, Clermont and Frankfield.
Shortest distance by air  838 km ✈️ 
Car route length  1,014 km 🚗 
Driving time  11 h 27 min 
Fuel amount  81.1 L 
Fuel cost  135.5 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Roma  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
A7 262 km, 2 h 57 min


Rolleston  262 km  2 h 57 min  20.2 L  
A7 74 km, 50 min


Springsure  336 km  3 h 48 min  25.7 L  
A7 64 km, 44 min


Emerald  400 km  4 h 32 min  31.6 L  
A7 38 km, 26 min


Capella  438 km  4 h 58 min  32.5 L  
A7 66 km, 44 min


Clermont  504 km  5 h 43 min  40.0 L  
A7 104 km, 1 h 09 min


Frankfield  607 km  6 h 52 min  42.9 L  
A7 275 km, 3 h 03 min


Charters Towers  882 km  9 h 56 min  69.3 L  
A6 120 km, 1 h 21 min


Stuart  1,002 km  11 h 17 min  79.8 L  
A6 14 12 km, 10 min


Townsville  1,014 km  11 h 27 min  80.9 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Roma to Townsville?
Fuel cost: 135.5 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,014 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.67 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Roma to Townsville?
Driving time: 11 h 27 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 923 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 10 h 15 min
 78 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 58 min
 10 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 9 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 Roma to Townsville by land?
The distance between Roma and Townsville is 1,014 km by road.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Roma and Townsville respectively.
How far is Roma to Townsville by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Roma and Townsville is 838 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 Roma and Townsville respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Roma from Townsville by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 2 min to cover the distance of 838 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 3 h 48 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 Roma to Townsville?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 3 h 29 min to cover the distance of 838 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 3 h 59 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 Roma and Townsville?
The halfway point between Roma and Townsville is Clermont. It is located about 3 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Clermont to Roma is 504 km and driving will take about 5 h 43 min. The road between Clermont and Townsville has length 510 km and will take approximately 5 h 44 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Roma in relation to Townsville?
Roma is located 838 km southeast of Townsville.
Roma has geographic coordinates: latitude 26.5674, longitude 148.78751.
Townsville has geographic coordinates: latitude 19.25694, longitude 146.82395.
Which highway goes from Roma to Townsville?
The route from Roma to Townsville follows A7, A6.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 A4: 2 km