Distance between The Gums and Rockhampton
The distance from The Gums to Rockhampton is 512 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 5 hours and 53 minutes and goes through Miles, Wandoan, Taroom, Mount Morgan and Bouldercombe.
Shortest distance by air  442 km ✈️ 
Car route length  512 km 🚗 
Driving time  5 h 53 min 
Fuel amount  41 L 
Fuel cost  70.5 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
The Gums  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
A5 33 km, 22 min


Condamine  33 km  22 min  0.2 L  
A5 46 km, 32 min


Miles  79 km  54 min  5.1 L  
A5 84 km, 57 min


Wandoan  163 km  1 h 52 min  10.6 L  
A5 60 km, 40 min


Taroom  223 km  2 h 32 min  16.0 L  
A5 139 km, 1 h 33 min


Banana  362 km  4 h 06 min  28.8 L  
A5 37 km, 24 min


Wowan  398 km  4 h 30 min  29.1 L  
A5 A3 75 km, 51 min


Mount Morgan  473 km  5 h 22 min  37.3 L  
A3 19 km, 16 min


Bouldercombe  492 km  5 h 38 min  38.7 L  
A3 20 km, 14 min


Rockhampton  512 km  5 h 53 min  40.7 L 
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Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from The Gums to Rockhampton?
Fuel cost: 70.5 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 512 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.72 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from The Gums to Rockhampton?
Driving time: 5 h 53 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 447 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 4 h 57 min
 49 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 36 min
 2 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 1 min
 8 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 7 min
 2 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 1 min
 5 km with a maximum speed 40 km/h = 7 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is The Gums to Rockhampton by land?
The distance between The Gums and Rockhampton is 512 km by road.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of The Gums and Rockhampton respectively.
How far is The Gums to Rockhampton by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between The Gums and Rockhampton is 442 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 The Gums and Rockhampton respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is The Gums from Rockhampton by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 33 min to cover the distance of 442 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 2 h 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 The Gums to Rockhampton?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 1 h 50 min to cover the distance of 442 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 2 h 6 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 The Gums and Rockhampton?
The halfway point between The Gums and Rockhampton is Taroom. It is located about 33 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Taroom to The Gums is 223 km and driving will take about 2 h 32 min. The road between Taroom and Rockhampton has length 289 km and will take approximately 3 h 20 min.
Where is The Gums in relation to Rockhampton?
The Gums is located 442 km south of Rockhampton.
The Gums has geographic coordinates: latitude 27.34264, longitude 150.18968.
Rockhampton has geographic coordinates: latitude 23.37825, longitude 150.51344.
Which highway goes from The Gums to Rockhampton?
The route from The Gums to Rockhampton follows A5.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 A3: 63 km
 A1: 7 km
 A2: 1 km