Distance between Shaw and Port Douglas

The distance from Shaw to Port Douglas is 403 kilometers by road including 11 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 4 hours and 46 minutes and goes through Ingham, Cardwell, Tully, El Arish, Gordonvale, Wrights Creek and Bentley Park.

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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Shaw 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
A1 104 km, 1 h 10 min
Ingham 104 km 1:10 1 h 10 min 7.7 L
A1 50 km, 34 min
Cardwell 154 km 1:44 1 h 44 min 11.8 L
A1 45 km, 31 min
Tully 199 km 2:15 2 h 15 min 15.6 L
A1 15 km, 10 min
El Arish 214 km 2:25 2 h 25 min 16.7 L
A1 99 km, 1 h 09 min
Gordonvale 313 km 3:35 3 h 35 min 24.6 L
A1 8 km, 06 min
Wrights Creek 321 km 3:41 3 h 41 min 25.5 L
A1 5 km, 03 min
Bentley Park 326 km 3:45 3 h 45 min 26.0 L
A1 91 17 km, 14 min
Redlynch 343 km 3:59 3 h 59 min 27.4 L
91 44 60 km, 47 min
Port Douglas 403 km 4:46 4 h 46 min 32.1 L
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Shaw 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
A1 45 km, 30 min
Rollingstone 45 km 0:30 30 min 3.6 L
A1 15 km, 10 min
Mutarnee 60 km 0:40 40 min 4.4 L
A1 12 km, 08 min
Bambaroo 73 km 0:48 48 min 5.3 L
A1 23 km, 15 min
Toobanna 95 km 1:03 1 h 03 min 7.6 L
A1 9 km, 06 min
Ingham 104 km 1:10 1 h 10 min 7.7 L
A1 50 km, 34 min
Cardwell 154 km 1:44 1 h 44 min 11.8 L
A1 45 km, 31 min
Tully 199 km 2:15 2 h 15 min 15.6 L
A1 15 km, 10 min
El Arish 214 km 2:25 2 h 25 min 16.7 L
A1 8 km, 05 min
Silkwood 222 km 2:31 2 h 31 min 17.6 L
A1 20 km, 13 min
Mourilyan 242 km 2:44 2 h 44 min 19.3 L
A1 32 km, 23 min
Mirriwinni 274 km 3:08 3 h 08 min 21.7 L
A1 4 km, 03 min
Babinda 279 km 3:11 3 h 11 min 22.2 L
A1 14 km, 09 min
Deeral 292 km 3:21 3 h 21 min 23.1 L
A1 7 km, 04 min
Fishery Falls 299 km 3:25 3 h 25 min 23.8 L
A1 14 km, 09 min
Gordonvale 313 km 3:35 3 h 35 min 24.6 L
A1 8 km, 06 min
Wrights Creek 321 km 3:41 3 h 41 min 25.5 L
A1 5 km, 03 min
Bentley Park 326 km 3:45 3 h 45 min 26.0 L
A1 91 17 km, 14 min
Redlynch 343 km 3:59 3 h 59 min 27.4 L
91 7 km, 05 min
Smithfield 350 km 4:04 4 h 04 min 27.9 L
44 46 km, 35 min
Craiglie 396 km 4:40 4 h 40 min 31.2 L
44 7 km, 06 min
Port Douglas 403 km 4:46 4 h 46 min 32.1 L

Frequently Asked Questions

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

Fuel cost: 54.5 AUD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 403 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.69 AUD / L)

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

Driving time: 4 h 46 min

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

  • 7 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 4 min
  • 279 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 3 h 6 min
  • 80 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 1 h
  • 5 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 4 min
  • 31 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 30 min

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

How far is Shaw to Port Douglas by land?

The distance between Shaw and Port Douglas is 403 km by road including 11 km on motorways.

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

How far is Shaw to Port Douglas by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Shaw and Port Douglas is 339 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 Shaw and Port Douglas respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Shaw from Port Douglas by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 25 min to cover the distance of 339 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 Shaw to Port Douglas?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 1 h 24 min to cover the distance of 339 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 36 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 Shaw and Port Douglas?

The halfway point between Shaw and Port Douglas is Tully. It is located about 2 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Tully to Shaw is 199 km and driving will take about 2 h 15 min. The road between Tully and Port Douglas has length 204 km and will take approximately 2 h 31 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • El Arish is in 214 km from Shaw and 189 km from Port Douglas
  • Silkwood is in 222 km from Shaw and 181 km from Port Douglas
  • Mourilyan is in 242 km from Shaw and 161 km from Port Douglas

Where is Shaw in relation to Port Douglas?

Shaw is located 339 km south-east of Port Douglas.

Shaw has geographic coordinates: latitude -19.29368, longitude 146.70019.

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

Which highway goes from Shaw to Port Douglas?

The route from Shaw to Port Douglas follows A1.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • 44: 48 km
  • 91: 14 km
  • 1: 1 km
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