Distance between Tambo and Burketown
The distance from Tambo to Burketown is 1,291 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 14 hours and 41 minutes and goes through Blackall, Barcaldine, Longreach, Winton, McKinlay, Cloncurry and Gregory.
Shortest distance by air  1,055 km ✈️ 
Car route length  1,291 km 🚗 
Driving time  14 h 41 min 
Fuel amount  103.3 L 
Fuel cost  183.8 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Tambo  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
A2 109 km, 1 h 13 min


Blackall  109 km  1 h 13 min  7.8 L  
A2 100 km, 1 h 07 min


Barcaldine  208 km  2 h 20 min  16.2 L  
A2 80 km, 53 min


Ilfracombe  288 km  3 h 14 min  23.0 L  
A2 26 km, 17 min


Longreach  314 km  3 h 32 min  24.8 L  
A2 179 km, 2 h 00 min


Winton  493 km  5 h 32 min  38.9 L  
A2 240 km, 2 h 40 min


McKinlay  733 km  8 h 13 min  57.9 L  
A2 110 km, 1 h 14 min


Cloncurry  843 km  9 h 27 min  67.0 L  
A2 83 317 km, 3 h 42 min


Gregory  1,159 km  13 h 09 min  88.6 L  
84 132 km, 1 h 31 min


Burketown  1,291 km  14 h 41 min  101.2 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Tambo to Burketown?
Fuel cost: 183.8 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,291 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.78 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Tambo to Burketown?
Driving time: 14 h 41 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 1,115 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 12 h 23 min
 156 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 1 h 56 min
 13 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 13 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 Tambo to Burketown by land?
The distance between Tambo and Burketown is 1,291 km by road.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Tambo and Burketown respectively.
How far is Tambo to Burketown by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Tambo and Burketown is 1,055 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 Tambo and Burketown respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Tambo from Burketown by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 19 min to cover the distance of 1,055 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 4 h 47 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 Tambo to Burketown?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 4 h 23 min to cover the distance of 1,055 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 5 h 1 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 Tambo and Burketown?
The halfway point between Tambo and Burketown is Kynuna. It is located about 12 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Kynuna to Tambo is 658 km and driving will take about 7 h 23 min. The road between Kynuna and Burketown has length 633 km and will take approximately 7 h 18 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Tambo in relation to Burketown?
Tambo is located 1,055 km southeast of Burketown.
Tambo has geographic coordinates: latitude 24.88306, longitude 146.25326.
Burketown has geographic coordinates: latitude 17.74006, longitude 139.54654.
Which highway goes from Tambo to Burketown?
The route from Tambo to Burketown follows A2, 84, 83.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 1: 26 km
 62: 6 km