Distance between Surfers Paradise and Coffs Harbour

The distance from Surfers Paradise to Coffs Harbour is 311 kilometers by road including 242 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 3 hours and 10 minutes and goes through Gold Coast, Tweed Heads, Broadbeach Waters, Tweed Heads West, Tweed Heads South, Chinderah and Crabbes Creek.

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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Gold Coast 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
3 6 km, 05 min
Broadbeach Waters 6 km 0:05 05 min 0.3 L
3 M1 22 km, 15 min
Tweed Heads West 28 km 0:20 20 min 2.1 L
M1 2 km, 01 min
Tweed Heads 30 km 0:21 21 min 2.4 L
M1 2 km, 01 min
Tweed Heads South 32 km 0:22 22 min 2.4 L
M1 8 km, 04 min
Chinderah 40 km 0:27 27 min 2.8 L
M1 26 km, 14 min
Crabbes Creek 66 km 0:41 41 min 5.1 L
M1 47 km, 26 min
West Ballina 113 km 1:07 1 h 07 min 8.8 L
M1 A1 35 km, 24 min
Woodburn 148 km 1:32 1 h 32 min 11.2 L
A1 M1 166 km, 1 h 37 min
Coffs Harbour 314 km 3:10 3 h 10 min 24.7 L
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Gold Coast 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
3 6 km, 05 min
Broadbeach Waters 6 km 0:05 05 min 0.3 L
3 M1 22 km, 15 min
Tweed Heads West 28 km 0:20 20 min 2.1 L
M1 2 km, 01 min
Tweed Heads 30 km 0:21 21 min 2.4 L
M1 2 km, 01 min
Tweed Heads South 32 km 0:22 22 min 2.4 L
M1 8 km, 04 min
Chinderah 40 km 0:27 27 min 2.8 L
M1 26 km, 14 min
Crabbes Creek 66 km 0:41 41 min 5.1 L
M1 5 km, 02 min
Billinudgel 71 km 0:44 44 min 5.6 L
M1 8 km, 04 min
Brunswick Heads 79 km 0:48 48 min 6.1 L
M1 9 km, 05 min
Ewingsdale 87 km 0:53 53 min 6.9 L
M1 9 km, 05 min
Newrybar 96 km 0:58 58 min 7.6 L
M1 5 km, 02 min
Knockrow 101 km 1:01 1 h 01 min 7.9 L
M1 12 km, 06 min
West Ballina 113 km 1:07 1 h 07 min 8.8 L
M1 13 km, 07 min
Wardell 125 km 1:15 1 h 15 min 9.9 L
A1 9 km, 06 min
Broadwater 134 km 1:22 1 h 22 min 10.6 L
A1 13 km, 10 min
Woodburn 148 km 1:32 1 h 32 min 11.2 L
A1 44 km, 27 min
Harwood 191 km 1:59 1 h 59 min 15.3 L
M1 3 km, 01 min
Maclean 195 km 2:01 2 h 01 min 15.4 L
M1 68 km, 37 min
Milleara 263 km 2:38 2 h 38 min 20.9 L
A1 M1 20 km, 11 min
Woolgoolga 283 km 2:49 2 h 49 min 22.1 L
M1 13 km, 07 min
Moonee Beach 296 km 2:57 2 h 57 min 23.1 L
M1 10 km, 05 min
Korora 306 km 3:02 3 h 02 min 24.3 L
A1 8 km, 07 min
Coffs Harbour 314 km 3:10 3 h 10 min 24.7 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Surfers Paradise to Coffs Harbour?

Fuel cost: 42.1 AUD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 311 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 Surfers Paradise to Coffs Harbour?

Driving time: 3 h 10 min

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

  • 209 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 1 h 54 min
  • 27 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 16 min
  • 34 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 22 min
  • 30 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 22 min
  • 1 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 1 min
  • 7 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 7 min
  • 6 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 7 min

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

How far is Surfers Paradise to Coffs Harbour by land?

The distance between Surfers Paradise and Coffs Harbour is 311 km by road including 242 km on motorways.

Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Surfers Paradise and Coffs Harbour respectively.

How far is Surfers Paradise to Coffs Harbour by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Surfers Paradise and Coffs Harbour is 257 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 Surfers Paradise and Coffs Harbour respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Surfers Paradise from Coffs Harbour by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 19 min to cover the distance of 257 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 10 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 Surfers Paradise to Coffs Harbour?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 1 h 4 min to cover the distance of 257 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 13 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 Surfers Paradise and Coffs Harbour?

The halfway point between Surfers Paradise and Coffs Harbour is Woodburn. It is located about 8 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Woodburn to Surfers Paradise is 148 km and driving will take about 1 h 32 min. The road between Woodburn and Coffs Harbour has length 163 km and will take approximately 1 h 38 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • Broadwater is in 134 km from Surfers Paradise and 177 km from Coffs Harbour
  • Wardell is in 125 km from Surfers Paradise and 186 km from Coffs Harbour
  • Harwood is in 191 km from Surfers Paradise and 120 km from Coffs Harbour

Where is Surfers Paradise in relation to Coffs Harbour?

Surfers Paradise is located 257 km north of Coffs Harbour.

Surfers Paradise has geographic coordinates: latitude -27.99899, longitude 153.42398.

Coffs Harbour has geographic coordinates: latitude -30.29624, longitude 153.11353.

Which highway goes from Surfers Paradise to Coffs Harbour?

The route from Surfers Paradise to Coffs Harbour follows M1.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • A1: 94 km
  • 3: 14 km
The distance between Surfers Paradise and Coffs Harbour is ranked 25,873rd in the ranking popularity.
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