Distance between Townsville and Dalby
The distance from Townsville to Dalby is 1,282 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 14 hours and 31 minutes and goes through Charters Towers, Stuart, Frankfield, Clermont, Capella, Emerald and Springsure.
Shortest distance by air  991 km ✈️ 
Car route length  1,282 km 🚗 
Driving time  14 h 31 min 
Fuel amount  102.6 L 
Fuel cost  171.3 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Townsville  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
16 14 12 km, 09 min


Stuart  12 km  09 min  0.7 L  
A6 120 km, 1 h 21 min


Charters Towers  132 km  1 h 31 min  9.3 L  
A6 A7 275 km, 3 h 03 min


Frankfield  407 km  4 h 34 min  26.8 L  
A7 104 km, 1 h 09 min


Clermont  510 km  5 h 43 min  40.5 L  
A7 65 km, 44 min


Capella  576 km  6 h 28 min  43.4 L  
A7 38 km, 26 min


Emerald  613 km  6 h 54 min  48.7 L  
A7 64 km, 44 min


Springsure  678 km  7 h 39 min  53.0 L  
A7 74 km, 50 min


Rolleston  752 km  8 h 29 min  59.3 L  
A7 A2 531 km, 6 h 01 min


Dalby  1,282 km  14 h 31 min  102.3 L 
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Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Townsville to Dalby?
Fuel cost: 171.3 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,282 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.67 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Townsville to Dalby?
Driving time: 14 h 31 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 1,164 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 12 h 56 min
 93 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 1 h 9 min
 3 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 2 min
 18 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 18 min
 4 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 4 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Townsville to Dalby by land?
The distance between Townsville and Dalby is 1,282 km by road.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Townsville and Dalby respectively.
How far is Townsville to Dalby by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Townsville and Dalby is 991 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 Townsville and Dalby respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Townsville from Dalby by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 14 min to cover the distance of 991 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 4 h 30 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 Dalby?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 4 h 7 min to cover the distance of 991 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 4 h 43 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 Dalby?
The halfway point between Townsville and Dalby is Emerald. It is located about 28 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Emerald to Townsville is 613 km and driving will take about 6 h 54 min. The road between Emerald and Dalby has length 669 km and will take approximately 7 h 36 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Townsville in relation to Dalby?
Townsville is located 991 km northwest of Dalby.
Townsville has geographic coordinates: latitude 19.25694, longitude 146.82395.
Dalby has geographic coordinates: latitude 27.18226, longitude 151.26342.
Which highway goes from Townsville to Dalby?
The route from Townsville to Dalby follows A7, A2, A6.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 A4: 2 km
 82: 2 km
 A5: 1 km