Distance between Townsville and Hervey Bay

The distance from Townsville to Hervey Bay is 1,114 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 13 hours and 2 minutes and goes through Rockhampton, Stuart, Ayr, Home Hill, Gumlu, Guthalungra and Merinda.

Shortest distance by air 914 km ✈️
Car route length 1,114 km 🚗
Driving time 13 h 2 min
Fuel amount 89.1 L
Fuel cost 157.8 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 13 km, 10 min
Stuart 13 km 0:10 10 min 0.7 L
A1 74 km, 50 min
Ayr 87 km 1:00 1 h 00 min 6.6 L
A1 14 km, 10 min
Home Hill 101 km 1:10 1 h 10 min 7.7 L
A1 38 km, 26 min
Gumlu 139 km 1:37 1 h 37 min 10.7 L
A1 16 km, 11 min
Guthalungra 155 km 1:49 1 h 49 min 11.9 L
A1 39 km, 26 min
Merinda 194 km 2:15 2 h 15 min 15.3 L
A1 22 km, 15 min
Intaburra 216 km 2:31 2 h 31 min 17.0 L
A1 506 km, 5 h 55 min
Rockhampton 723 km 8:26 8 h 26 min 57.6 L
A1 391 km, 4 h 35 min
Hervey Bay 1,114 km 13:02 13 h 02 min 89.0 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 13 km, 10 min
Stuart 13 km 0:10 10 min 0.7 L
A1 69 km, 46 min
Brandon 82 km 0:56 56 min 6.5 L
A1 5 km, 04 min
Ayr 87 km 1:00 1 h 00 min 6.6 L
A1 14 km, 10 min
Home Hill 101 km 1:10 1 h 10 min 7.7 L
A1 38 km, 26 min
Gumlu 139 km 1:37 1 h 37 min 10.7 L
A1 16 km, 11 min
Guthalungra 155 km 1:49 1 h 49 min 11.9 L
A1 39 km, 26 min
Merinda 194 km 2:15 2 h 15 min 15.3 L
A1 22 km, 15 min
Intaburra 216 km 2:31 2 h 31 min 17.0 L
A1 18 km, 12 min
Debella 235 km 2:43 2 h 43 min 18.4 L
A1 20 km, 13 min
Mrytlevale 255 km 2:56 2 h 56 min 19.7 L
A1 21 km, 14 min
Goorganga Plains 275 km 3:11 3 h 11 min 21.6 L
A1 8 km, 05 min
Lethebrook 283 km 3:16 3 h 16 min 22.4 L
A1 34 km, 22 min
Pindi Pindi 316 km 3:39 3 h 39 min 23.9 L
A1 20 km, 13 min
Kolijo 336 km 3:52 3 h 52 min 26.7 L
A1 12 km, 07 min
Buthurra 348 km 4:00 4 h 00 min 27.4 L
A1 12 km, 07 min
Hampden 360 km 4:08 4 h 08 min 28.4 L
A1 9 km, 06 min
The Leap 369 km 4:14 4 h 14 min 29.4 L
A1 10 km, 06 min
Farleigh 379 km 4:21 4 h 21 min 30.0 L
A1 14 km, 09 min
Paget 393 km 4:31 4 h 31 min 31.2 L
A1 10 km, 07 min
Sandy Creek 403 km 4:38 4 h 38 min 31.8 L
A1 23 km, 15 min
Jilalan 425 km 4:54 4 h 54 min 34.0 L
A1 9 km, 06 min
Yukan 434 km 5:00 5 h 00 min 34.1 L
A1 11 km, 07 min
Koumala 445 km 5:08 5 h 08 min 35.4 L
A1 8 km, 06 min
Mount Christian 453 km 5:14 5 h 14 min 35.7 L
A1 11 km, 07 min
Ilbilbie 463 km 5:22 5 h 22 min 36.7 L
A1 9 km, 06 min
West Hill 472 km 5:29 5 h 29 min 37.4 L
A1 16 km, 11 min
Carmila 488 km 5:41 5 h 41 min 38.6 L
A1 8 km, 06 min
Flaggy Rock 497 km 5:47 5 h 47 min 39.6 L
A1 8 km, 05 min
Joyview 505 km 5:52 5 h 52 min 40.3 L
A1 11 km, 08 min
Clairview 516 km 6:00 6 h 00 min 40.8 L
A1 42 km, 29 min
Prospect Hill 558 km 6:29 6 h 29 min 44.2 L
A1 64 km, 44 min
Marlborough 623 km 7:14 7 h 14 min 49.0 L
A1 57 km, 39 min
Yaamba 679 km 7:53 7 h 53 min 53.6 L
A1 17 km, 12 min
The Caves 697 km 8:06 8 h 06 min 55.3 L
A1 15 km, 10 min
Parkhurst 712 km 8:17 8 h 17 min 56.7 L
A1 5 km, 04 min
Kawana 717 km 8:21 8 h 21 min 57.1 L
A1 6 km, 05 min
Rockhampton 723 km 8:26 8 h 26 min 57.6 L
A1 34 km, 23 min
Bajool 757 km 8:50 8 h 50 min 60.3 L
A1 35 km, 23 min
Ambrose 791 km 9:13 9 h 13 min 63.3 L
A1 8 km, 05 min
Mount Larcom 799 km 9:19 9 h 19 min 63.4 L
A1 18 km, 12 min
West Stowe 818 km 9:32 9 h 32 min 65.1 L
A1 6 km, 04 min
River Ranch 824 km 9:36 9 h 36 min 65.7 L
A1 9 km, 06 min
Calliope 832 km 9:42 9 h 42 min 66.5 L
A1 9 km, 07 min
Benaraby 842 km 9:49 9 h 49 min 66.7 L
A1 15 km, 10 min
Iveragh 857 km 10:00 10 h 00 min 68.0 L
A1 15 km, 10 min
Bororen 872 km 10:10 10 h 10 min 69.2 L
A1 118 km, 1 h 20 min
Gin Gin 991 km 11:31 11 h 31 min 78.4 L
A1 32 km, 22 min
Booyal 1,023 km 11:54 11 h 54 min 80.5 L
A1 18 km, 12 min
Apple Tree Creek 1,040 km 12:06 12 h 06 min 83.2 L
A1 3 km, 02 min
Childers 1,044 km 12:09 12 h 09 min 83.2 L
A1 8 km, 06 min
Doolbi 1,052 km 12:15 12 h 15 min 83.8 L
A1 23 km, 15 min
Howard 1,074 km 12:31 12 h 31 min 85.4 L
A1 8 km, 06 min
Torbanlea 1,082 km 12:37 12 h 37 min 86.5 L
12 32 km, 23 min
Hervey Bay 1,114 km 13:01 13 h 01 min 89.0 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Townsville to Hervey Bay?

Fuel cost: 157.8 AUD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,114 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.77 AUD / L)

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How long is a car ride from Townsville to Hervey Bay?

Driving time: 13 h 2 min

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

  • 745 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 8 h 16 min
  • 331 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 4 h 8 min
  • 16 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 13 min
  • 15 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 14 min
  • 7 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 8 min

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

How far is Townsville to Hervey Bay by land?

The distance between Townsville and Hervey Bay is 1,114 km by road.

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

How far is Townsville to Hervey Bay by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Townsville and Hervey Bay is 914 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 Hervey Bay respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Townsville from Hervey Bay by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 8 min to cover the distance of 914 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 4 h 9 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 Hervey Bay?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 3 h 48 min to cover the distance of 914 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 4 h 21 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 Hervey Bay?

The halfway point between Townsville and Hervey Bay is Prospect Hill. It is located about 1 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Prospect Hill to Townsville is 558 km and driving will take about 6 h 29 min. The road between Prospect Hill and Hervey Bay has length 556 km and will take approximately 6 h 32 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • Clairview is in 516 km from Townsville and 598 km from Hervey Bay
  • Joyview is in 505 km from Townsville and 610 km from Hervey Bay
  • Flaggy Rock is in 497 km from Townsville and 618 km from Hervey Bay

Where is Townsville in relation to Hervey Bay?

Townsville is located 914 km north-west of Hervey Bay.

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

Hervey Bay has geographic coordinates: latitude -25.29858, longitude 152.85352.

Which highway goes from Townsville to Hervey Bay?

The route from Townsville to Hervey Bay follows A1.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • 12: 16 km
  • 57: 3 km
The distance between Townsville and Hervey Bay is ranked 167th in the ranking popularity.
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