Distance between Townsville and Ballarat

The distance from Townsville to Ballarat is 2,485 kilometers by road including 18 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 28 hours and 29 minutes and goes through Charters Towers, Charleville, Bendigo, Stuart, Pentland, Torrens Creek and Barcaldine.

Shortest distance by air 2,056 km ✈️
Car route length 2,485 km 🚗
Driving time 28 h 29 min
Fuel amount 198.8 L
Fuel cost 332.1 AUD
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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Townsville 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
16 14 12 km, 09 min
Stuart 12 km 0:09 09 min 0.7 L
A6 116 km, 1 h 18 min
Charters Towers 128 km 1:28 1 h 28 min 9.3 L
A6 114 km, 1 h 16 min
Pentland 242 km 2:44 2 h 44 min 18.6 L
A6 145 km, 1 h 45 min
Torrens Creek 387 km 4:29 4 h 29 min 22.2 L
A6 19 244 km, 2 h 52 min
Barcaldine 631 km 7:22 7 h 22 min 50.0 L
19 A2 99 km, 1 h 07 min
Blackall 730 km 8:29 8 h 29 min 57.5 L
A2 308 km, 3 h 27 min
Charleville 1,038 km 11:56 11 h 56 min 80.6 L
A2 B87 1,329 km, 15 h 07 min
Bendigo 2,368 km 27:04 27 h 04 min 189.2 L
A300 118 km, 1 h 24 min
Ballarat 2,485 km 28:29 28 h 29 min 198.8 L
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Townsville 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
16 14 12 km, 09 min
Stuart 12 km 0:09 09 min 0.7 L
A6 33 km, 22 min
Woodstock 46 km 0:32 32 min 3.3 L
A6 83 km, 55 min
Charters Towers 128 km 1:28 1 h 28 min 9.3 L
A6 114 km, 1 h 16 min
Pentland 242 km 2:44 2 h 44 min 18.6 L
A6 145 km, 1 h 45 min
Torrens Creek 387 km 4:29 4 h 29 min 22.2 L
A6 19 177 km, 2 h 07 min
Aramac 564 km 6:36 6 h 36 min 45.0 L
19 67 km, 45 min
Barcaldine 631 km 7:22 7 h 22 min 50.0 L
19 A2 99 km, 1 h 07 min
Blackall 730 km 8:29 8 h 29 min 57.5 L
A2 106 km, 1 h 11 min
Tambo 836 km 9:41 9 h 41 min 66.4 L
A2 105 km, 1 h 10 min
Augathella 941 km 10:51 10 h 51 min 73.8 L
A2 97 km, 1 h 05 min
Charleville 1,038 km 11:56 11 h 56 min 80.6 L
A2 A71 147 km, 1 h 38 min
Wyandra 1,185 km 13:35 13 h 35 min 90.7 L
A71 53 km, 35 min
Cunnamulla 1,238 km 14:10 14 h 10 min 98.8 L
A71 119 km, 1 h 19 min
Barringun 1,357 km 15:30 15 h 30 min 108.5 L
B71 38 km, 25 min
Enngonia 1,395 km 15:56 15 h 56 min 111.6 L
B71 91 km, 1 h 00 min
North Bourke 1,485 km 16:56 16 h 56 min 118.7 L
B71 29 km, 21 min
Bourke 1,514 km 17:18 17 h 18 min 119.0 L
B87 151 km, 1 h 43 min
Cobar 1,666 km 19:01 19 h 01 min 129.5 L
B87 205 km, 2 h 17 min
Wallanthery 1,871 km 21:18 21 h 18 min 149.6 L
B87 48 km, 32 min
Hillston 1,919 km 21:51 21 h 51 min 149.7 L
B87 48 km, 32 min
Goolgowi 1,967 km 22:23 22 h 23 min 157.4 L
B87 B64 89 km, 1 h 00 min
Hay 2,057 km 23:23 23 h 23 min 162.9 L
B64 B75 105 km, 1 h 11 min
Wanganella 2,162 km 24:35 24 h 35 min 171.6 L
B75 20 km, 13 min
Pretty Pine 2,182 km 24:49 24 h 49 min 174.5 L
B75 11 km, 08 min
Deniliquin 2,193 km 24:58 24 h 58 min 174.6 L
B75 36 km, 26 min
Mathoura 2,229 km 25:24 25 h 24 min 176.2 L
B75 36 km, 25 min
Moama 2,265 km 25:49 25 h 49 min 180.4 L
B75 21 km, 15 min
Echuca 2,287 km 26:04 26 h 04 min 182.0 L
B75 23 km, 16 min
Rochester 2,310 km 26:21 26 h 21 min 183.9 L
B75 12 km, 08 min
Elmore 2,322 km 26:30 26 h 30 min 185.7 L
B75 A300 20 km, 13 min
Goornong 2,342 km 26:43 26 h 43 min 186.8 L
A300 26 km, 20 min
Bendigo 2,368 km 27:04 27 h 04 min 189.2 L
A300 3 km, 03 min
Golden Square 2,371 km 27:07 27 h 07 min 189.6 L
A79 4 km, 03 min
Kangaroo Flat 2,375 km 27:11 27 h 11 min 189.8 L
A79 10 km, 06 min
Ravenswood 2,385 km 27:18 27 h 18 min 190.7 L
M79 12 km, 07 min
Harcourt 2,397 km 27:25 27 h 25 min 191.7 L
A300 7 km, 04 min
Castlemaine 2,404 km 27:30 27 h 30 min 191.9 L
A300 6 km, 04 min
Campbells Creek 2,410 km 27:35 27 h 35 min 192.7 L
A300 16 km, 11 min
Guilford 2,426 km 27:46 27 h 46 min 192.9 L
A300 17 km, 11 min
Daylesford 2,443 km 27:58 27 h 58 min 195.3 L
A300 10 km, 07 min
Blampied 2,453 km 28:05 28 h 05 min 196.0 L
A300 6 km, 04 min
Newlyn North 2,459 km 28:10 28 h 10 min 196.7 L
A300 4 km, 02 min
Newlyn 2,463 km 28:12 28 h 12 min 196.8 L
C292 7 km, 04 min
Dean 2,470 km 28:17 28 h 17 min 197.3 L
C292 C291 8 km, 05 min
Brown Hill 2,478 km 28:23 28 h 23 min 197.9 L
C292 5 km, 03 min
Ballarat East 2,484 km 28:27 28 h 27 min 198.6 L
C805 1 km, 01 min
Bakery Hill 2,485 km 28:28 28 h 28 min 198.8 L
0 km, 00 min
Ballarat 2,485 km 28:28 28 h 28 min 198.8 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Townsville to Ballarat?

Fuel cost: 332.1 AUD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 2,485 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.67 AUD / L)

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How long is a car ride from Townsville to Ballarat?

Driving time: 28 h 29 min

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

  • 5 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 2 min
  • 11 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 6 min
  • 2,088 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 23 h 12 min
  • 307 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 3 h 50 min
  • 12 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 10 min
  • 34 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 33 min
  • 28 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 33 min

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

How far is Townsville to Ballarat by land?

The distance between Townsville and Ballarat is 2,485 km by road including 18 km on motorways.

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

How far is Townsville to Ballarat by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Townsville and Ballarat is 2,056 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 Townsville and Ballarat respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Townsville from Ballarat by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 2 h 34 min to cover the distance of 2,056 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 9 h 20 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 Townsville to Ballarat?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 8 h 34 min to cover the distance of 2,056 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 9 h 47 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 Townsville and Ballarat?

The halfway point between Townsville and Ballarat is Cunnamulla. It is located about 5 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Cunnamulla to Townsville is 1,238 km and driving will take about 14 h 10 min. The road between Cunnamulla and Ballarat has length 1,247 km and will take approximately 14 h 18 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

Where is Townsville in relation to Ballarat?

Townsville is located 2,056 km north of Ballarat.

Townsville has geographic coordinates: latitude -19.25694, longitude 146.82395.

Ballarat has geographic coordinates: latitude -37.56226, longitude 143.86071.

Which highway goes from Townsville to Ballarat?

The route from Townsville to Ballarat follows B87, A2, A71, A6, B75, A300, B71, B64.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • 19: 89 km
  • C292: 22 km
  • A79: 15 km
  • M79: 13 km
  • 49: 4 km
  • B400: 2 km
  • C805: 2 km
  • B180: 1 km
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