Distance between Torrens Creek and Cairns

The distance from Torrens Creek to Cairns is 638 kilometers by road including 23 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 7 hours and 15 minutes and goes through Charters Towers, Pentland, Stuart, Douglas, Shaw, Ingham and Cardwell.

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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Torrens Creek 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
A6 52 km, 35 min
Pentland 52 km 0:35 35 min 3.5 L
A6 114 km, 1 h 16 min
Charters Towers 166 km 1:51 1 h 51 min 12.3 L
A6 116 km, 1 h 18 min
Stuart 281 km 3:09 3 h 09 min 22.3 L
A6 A1 11 km, 07 min
Douglas 293 km 3:17 3 h 17 min 23.2 L
A1 11 km, 06 min
Shaw 304 km 3:24 3 h 24 min 24.0 L
A1 100 km, 1 h 07 min
Ingham 404 km 4:31 4 h 31 min 31.7 L
A1 50 km, 34 min
Cardwell 454 km 5:05 5 h 05 min 35.8 L
A1 45 km, 31 min
Tully 499 km 5:36 5 h 36 min 39.6 L
A1 139 km, 1 h 39 min
Cairns 638 km 7:15 7 h 15 min 50.9 L
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Torrens Creek 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
A6 52 km, 35 min
Pentland 52 km 0:35 35 min 3.5 L
A6 114 km, 1 h 16 min
Charters Towers 166 km 1:51 1 h 51 min 12.3 L
A6 83 km, 55 min
Woodstock 248 km 2:46 2 h 46 min 19.5 L
A6 33 km, 22 min
Stuart 281 km 3:09 3 h 09 min 22.3 L
A6 A1 11 km, 07 min
Douglas 293 km 3:17 3 h 17 min 23.2 L
A1 11 km, 06 min
Shaw 304 km 3:24 3 h 24 min 24.0 L
A1 41 km, 27 min
Rollingstone 345 km 3:51 3 h 51 min 27.6 L
A1 15 km, 10 min
Mutarnee 360 km 4:01 4 h 01 min 28.4 L
A1 12 km, 08 min
Bambaroo 373 km 4:09 4 h 09 min 29.3 L
A1 23 km, 15 min
Toobanna 395 km 4:24 4 h 24 min 31.6 L
A1 9 km, 06 min
Ingham 404 km 4:31 4 h 31 min 31.7 L
A1 50 km, 34 min
Cardwell 454 km 5:05 5 h 05 min 35.8 L
A1 45 km, 31 min
Tully 499 km 5:36 5 h 36 min 39.6 L
A1 15 km, 10 min
El Arish 514 km 5:46 5 h 46 min 40.7 L
A1 8 km, 05 min
Silkwood 522 km 5:52 5 h 52 min 41.6 L
A1 20 km, 13 min
Mourilyan 542 km 6:06 6 h 06 min 43.3 L
A1 32 km, 23 min
Mirriwinni 574 km 6:29 6 h 29 min 45.7 L
A1 4 km, 03 min
Babinda 579 km 6:33 6 h 33 min 46.2 L
A1 14 km, 09 min
Deeral 592 km 6:42 6 h 42 min 47.1 L
A1 7 km, 04 min
Fishery Falls 599 km 6:46 6 h 46 min 47.8 L
A1 14 km, 09 min
Gordonvale 613 km 6:56 6 h 56 min 48.6 L
A1 8 km, 06 min
Wrights Creek 621 km 7:02 7 h 02 min 49.5 L
A1 5 km, 03 min
Bentley Park 626 km 7:06 7 h 06 min 50.0 L
A1 11 km, 09 min
Cairns 638 km 7:15 7 h 15 min 50.9 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Torrens Creek to Cairns?

Fuel cost: 60.7 AUD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 638 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.19 AUD / L)

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How long is a car ride from Torrens Creek to Cairns?

Driving time: 7 h 15 min

This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.

  • 20 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 11 min
  • 531 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 5 h 54 min
  • 65 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 49 min
  • 8 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 6 min
  • 14 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 13 min

The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.

How far is Torrens Creek to Cairns by land?

The distance between Torrens Creek and Cairns is 638 km by road including 23 km on motorways.

Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Torrens Creek and Cairns respectively.

How far is Torrens Creek to Cairns by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Torrens Creek and Cairns is 435 km.

This distance is calculated using the Haversine formula as a great-circle distance between two points on the surface of a sphere. The start and finish points are the centers of Torrens Creek and Cairns respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Torrens Creek from Cairns by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 32 min to cover the distance of 435 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 58 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 Torrens Creek to Cairns?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 1 h 48 min to cover the distance of 435 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 2 h 4 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 Torrens Creek and Cairns?

The halfway point between Torrens Creek and Cairns is Shaw. It is located about 15 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Shaw to Torrens Creek is 304 km and driving will take about 3 h 24 min. The road between Shaw and Cairns has length 334 km and will take approximately 3 h 51 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • Rollingstone is in 345 km from Torrens Creek and 293 km from Cairns
  • Douglas is in 293 km from Torrens Creek and 345 km from Cairns
  • Stuart is in 281 km from Torrens Creek and 356 km from Cairns

Where is Torrens Creek in relation to Cairns?

Torrens Creek is located 435 km south of Cairns.

Torrens Creek has geographic coordinates: latitude -20.76905, longitude 145.02058.

Cairns has geographic coordinates: latitude -16.9205, longitude 145.77189.

Which highway goes from Torrens Creek to Cairns?

The route from Torrens Creek to Cairns follows A1, A6.

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