Distance between Three Springs and Forbes
The distance from Three Springs to Forbes is 3,714 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 51 hours and 5 minutes and goes through Port Augusta, Mildura, Perenjori, Carnamah, Wubin, Buntine and Dalwallinu.
Shortest distance by air  3,077 km ✈️ 
Car route length  3,714 km 🚗 
Driving time  51 h 5 min 
Fuel amount  297.1 L 
Fuel cost  481.3 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Three Springs  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
116 64 km, 44 min


Perenjori  64 km  44 min  2.6 L  
76 km, 2 h 00 min


Wubin  140 km  2 h 45 min  11.1 L  
95 11 km, 08 min


Dalwallinu  151 km  2 h 53 min  11.3 L  
95 50 km, 36 min


Kalannie  201 km  3 h 29 min  12.9 L  
186 km, 2 h 07 min


Mukinbudin  387 km  5 h 37 min  28.1 L  
117 km, 1 h 20 min


Southern Cross  504 km  6 h 57 min  37.7 L  
94 A1 2,021 km, 28 h 30 min


Port Augusta  2,525 km  35 h 27 min  201.8 L  
A1 B64 533 km, 7 h 13 min


Mildura  3,058 km  42 h 41 min  244.0 L  
A20 B64 656 km, 8 h 23 min


Forbes  3,714 km  51 h 04 min  295.1 L 
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Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Three Springs to Forbes?
Fuel cost: 481.3 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 3,714 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 Three Springs to Forbes?
Driving time: 51 h 5 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 3,240 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 35 h 59 min
 187 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 2 h 20 min
 26 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 26 min
 24 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 28 min
 1 km with a maximum speed 25 km/h = 2 min
 236 km with a maximum speed 20 km/h = 11 h 47 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Three Springs to Forbes by land?
The distance between Three Springs and Forbes is 3,714 km by road.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Three Springs and Forbes respectively.
How far is Three Springs to Forbes by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Three Springs and Forbes is 3,077 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 Three Springs and Forbes respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Three Springs from Forbes by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 3 h 50 min to cover the distance of 3,077 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 13 h 59 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 Three Springs to Forbes?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 12 h 49 min to cover the distance of 3,077 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 14 h 39 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 Three Springs and Forbes?
The halfway point between Three Springs and Forbes is Yalata. It is located about 17 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Yalata to Three Springs is 1,840 km and driving will take about 26 h 51 min. The road between Yalata and Forbes has length 1,874 km and will take approximately 24 h 13 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Three Springs in relation to Forbes?
Three Springs is located 3,077 km west of Forbes.
Three Springs has geographic coordinates: latitude 29.53304, longitude 115.76143.
Forbes has geographic coordinates: latitude 33.38425, longitude 148.00966.
Which highway goes from Three Springs to Forbes?
The route from Three Springs to Forbes follows A1, 1, B64, A20, 94.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 A39: 88 km
 B82: 24 km
 95: 21 km
 B79: 10 km
 A32: 5 km
 B80: 4 km
 B75: 2 km