Distance between Tamworth and Sydney
The distance from Tamworth to Sydney is 406 kilometers by road including 166 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 5 hours and 26 minutes and goes through West Tamworth, South Tamworth, Hillvue, Kingswood, Wallabadah, Murrurundi and Wingen.
Shortest distance by air  310 km ✈️ 
Car route length  406 km 🚗 
Driving time  5 h 26 min 
Fuel amount  32.4 L 
Fuel cost  52.6 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Tamworth  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
B56 1 km, 00 min


West Tamworth  1 km  00 min  0.0 L  
B56 2 km, 02 min


South Tamworth  3 km  03 min  0.1 L  
A15 2 km, 02 min


Hillvue  5 km  06 min  0.3 L  
A15 4 km, 02 min


Kingswood  9 km  08 min  0.5 L  
A15 47 km, 36 min


Wallabadah  55 km  44 min  3.3 L  
A15 35 km, 25 min


Murrurundi  90 km  1 h 10 min  6.8 L  
A15 25 km, 18 min


Wingen  115 km  1 h 28 min  8.6 L  
A15 17 km, 12 min


Scone  132 km  1 h 41 min  9.9 L  
A15 M1 275 km, 3 h 46 min


Sydney  407 km  5 h 28 min  32.5 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Tamworth to Sydney?
Fuel cost: 52.6 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 406 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.62 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Tamworth to Sydney?
Driving time: 5 h 26 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 141 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 1 h 17 min
 6 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 3 min
 172 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 1 h 54 min
 23 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 17 min
 8 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 6 min
 20 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 19 min
 10 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 11 min
 1 km with a maximum speed 40 km/h = 1 min
 25 km with a maximum speed 20 km/h = 1 h 14 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Tamworth to Sydney by land?
The distance between Tamworth and Sydney is 406 km by road including 166 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Tamworth and Sydney respectively.
How far is Tamworth to Sydney by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Tamworth and Sydney is 310 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 Tamworth and Sydney respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Tamworth from Sydney by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 23 min to cover the distance of 310 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 24 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 Tamworth to Sydney?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 1 h 17 min to cover the distance of 310 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 28 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 Tamworth and Sydney?
Where is Tamworth in relation to Sydney?
Tamworth is located 310 km north of Sydney.
Tamworth has geographic coordinates: latitude 31.09007, longitude 150.92902.
Sydney has geographic coordinates: latitude 33.86796, longitude 151.21005.
Which highway goes from Tamworth to Sydney?
The route from Tamworth to Sydney follows A15, M1.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 M15: 39 km
 M2: 7 km
 A1: 4 km
 A3: 4 km