Distance between Silkwood and Cairns
The distance from Silkwood to Cairns is 116 kilometers by road including 3 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 1 hour and 23 minutes and goes through Gordonvale, Wrights Creek, Bentley Park, Mourilyan, Mirriwinni, Babinda and Deeral.
|Shortest distance by air||96 km ✈️|
|Car route length||116 km 🚗|
|Driving time||1 h 23 min|
|Fuel amount||9.3 L|
|Fuel cost||17.6 AUD|
|Silkwood||0 km||00 min||0.0 L|
A1 21 km, 14 min
|Mourilyan||21 km||14 min||1.6 L|
A1 32 km, 23 min
|Mirriwinni||53 km||37 min||4.0 L|
A1 4 km, 03 min
|Babinda||57 km||41 min||4.5 L|
A1 14 km, 09 min
|Deeral||71 km||50 min||5.4 L|
A1 7 km, 04 min
|Fishery Falls||78 km||54 min||6.0 L|
A1 14 km, 09 min
|Gordonvale||92 km||1 h 04 min||6.9 L|
A1 8 km, 06 min
|Wrights Creek||100 km||1 h 10 min||7.7 L|
A1 5 km, 03 min
|Bentley Park||105 km||1 h 14 min||8.3 L|
A1 11 km, 09 min
|Cairns||116 km||1 h 23 min||9.2 L|
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Silkwood to Cairns?
Fuel cost: 17.6 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 116 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.89 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Silkwood to Cairns?
Driving time: 1 h 23 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
- 73 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 48 min
- 34 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 25 min
- 8 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 8 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Silkwood to Cairns by land?
The distance between Silkwood and Cairns is 116 km by road including 3 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Silkwood and Cairns respectively.
How far is Silkwood to Cairns by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Silkwood and Cairns is 96 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 Silkwood and Cairns respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Silkwood from Cairns by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 7 min to cover the distance of 96 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 26 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 Silkwood to Cairns?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 24 min to cover the distance of 96 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 27 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 Silkwood and Cairns?
The halfway point between Silkwood and Cairns is Babinda. It is located about 1 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Silkwood in relation to Cairns?
Silkwood is located 96 km south-east of Cairns.
Silkwood has geographic coordinates: latitude -17.74627, longitude 146.02064.
Cairns has geographic coordinates: latitude -16.9205, longitude 145.77189.
Which highway goes from Silkwood to Cairns?
The route from Silkwood to Cairns follows A1.