Distance between Tara and Julia Creek
The distance from Tara to Julia Creek is 1,403 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 15 hours and 50 minutes and goes through Miles, Roma, Mitchell, Morven, Augathella, Tambo and Blackall.
Shortest distance by air  1,151 km ✈️ 
Car route length  1,403 km 🚗 
Driving time  15 h 50 min 
Fuel amount  112.2 L 
Fuel cost  178.5 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Tara  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
87 A5 111 km, 1 h 16 min


Miles  111 km  1 h 16 min  7.4 L  
A2 140 km, 1 h 36 min


Roma  251 km  2 h 52 min  19.8 L  
A2 87 km, 1 h 00 min


Mitchell  338 km  3 h 52 min  26.6 L  
A2 88 km, 1 h 00 min


Morven  426 km  4 h 52 min  33.7 L  
A2 108 km, 1 h 12 min


Augathella  534 km  6 h 05 min  41.3 L  
A2 105 km, 1 h 10 min


Tambo  639 km  7 h 15 min  50.6 L  
A2 106 km, 1 h 11 min


Blackall  745 km  8 h 27 min  58.7 L  
A2 100 km, 1 h 07 min


Barcaldine  845 km  9 h 34 min  67.1 L  
A2 558 km, 6 h 15 min


Julia Creek  1,403 km  15 h 49 min  105.1 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Tara to Julia Creek?
Fuel cost: 178.5 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,403 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.59 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Tara to Julia Creek?
Driving time: 15 h 50 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 1,302 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 14 h 28 min
 80 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 59 min
 2 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 1 min
 12 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 12 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 Tara to Julia Creek by land?
The distance between Tara and Julia Creek is 1,403 km by road.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Tara and Julia Creek respectively.
How far is Tara to Julia Creek by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Tara and Julia Creek is 1,151 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 Tara and Julia Creek respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Tara from Julia Creek by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 26 min to cover the distance of 1,151 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 5 h 13 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 Tara to Julia Creek?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 4 h 47 min to cover the distance of 1,151 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 5 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 Tara and Julia Creek?
The halfway point between Tara and Julia Creek is Blackall. It is located about 44 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Blackall to Tara is 745 km and driving will take about 8 h 27 min. The road between Blackall and Julia Creek has length 658 km and will take approximately 7 h 23 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Tara in relation to Julia Creek?
Tara is located 1,151 km southeast of Julia Creek.
Tara has geographic coordinates: latitude 27.27693, longitude 150.45696.
Julia Creek has geographic coordinates: latitude 20.65695, longitude 141.74555.
Which highway goes from Tara to Julia Creek?
The route from Tara to Julia Creek follows A2, 84.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 A5: 83 km
 87: 28 km
 62: 6 km