Distance between Townsville and Newcastle

The distance from Townsville to Newcastle is 1,946 kilometers by road including 46 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 22 hours and 14 minutes and goes through Charters Towers, Stuart, Frankfield, Clermont, Capella, Emerald and Springsure.

Shortest distance by air 1,598 km ✈️
Car route length 1,946 km 🚗
Driving time 22 h 14 min
Fuel amount 155.7 L
Fuel cost 250.6 AUD
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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
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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 120 km, 1 h 21 min
Charters Towers 132 km 1:31 1 h 31 min 9.3 L
A6 A7 275 km, 3 h 03 min
Frankfield 407 km 4:34 4 h 34 min 26.8 L
A7 104 km, 1 h 09 min
Clermont 510 km 5:43 5 h 43 min 40.5 L
A7 65 km, 44 min
Capella 576 km 6:28 6 h 28 min 43.4 L
A7 38 km, 26 min
Emerald 613 km 6:54 6 h 54 min 48.7 L
A7 64 km, 44 min
Springsure 678 km 7:39 7 h 39 min 53.0 L
A7 74 km, 50 min
Rolleston 752 km 8:29 8 h 29 min 59.3 L
A7 1,194 km, 13 h 44 min
Newcastle 1,946 km 22:14 22 h 14 min 155.6 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 86 km, 58 min
Charters Towers 132 km 1:31 1 h 31 min 9.3 L
A6 A7 275 km, 3 h 03 min
Frankfield 407 km 4:34 4 h 34 min 26.8 L
A7 104 km, 1 h 09 min
Clermont 510 km 5:43 5 h 43 min 40.5 L
A7 65 km, 44 min
Capella 576 km 6:28 6 h 28 min 43.4 L
A7 38 km, 26 min
Emerald 613 km 6:54 6 h 54 min 48.7 L
A7 64 km, 44 min
Springsure 678 km 7:39 7 h 39 min 53.0 L
A7 74 km, 50 min
Rolleston 752 km 8:29 8 h 29 min 59.4 L
A7 262 km, 2 h 57 min
Roma 1,014 km 11:27 11 h 27 min 80.9 L
A7 A55 71 km, 49 min
Surat 1,085 km 12:16 12 h 16 min 84.9 L
A55 117 km, 1 h 18 min
St George 1,202 km 13:34 13 h 34 min 96.1 L
A55 46 81 km, 54 min
Thallon 1,283 km 14:28 14 h 28 min 99.9 L
46 60 km, 41 min
Mungindi 1,343 km 15:09 15 h 09 min 105.8 L
46 50 km, 34 min
Garah 1,393 km 15:44 15 h 44 min 111.3 L
32 km, 22 min
Ashley 1,425 km 16:06 16 h 06 min 113.9 L
22 km, 16 min
Moree 1,447 km 16:22 16 h 22 min 114.6 L
A39 27 km, 18 min
Gurley 1,475 km 16:41 16 h 41 min 117.7 L
A39 21 km, 14 min
Bellata 1,496 km 16:55 16 h 55 min 119.5 L
A39 24 km, 16 min
Edgeroi 1,519 km 17:11 17 h 11 min 121.5 L
A39 31 km, 21 min
Narrabri 1,550 km 17:33 17 h 33 min 121.6 L
A39 B51 32 km, 22 min
Baan Baa 1,582 km 17:55 17 h 55 min 126.5 L
B51 12 km, 08 min
Boggabri 1,594 km 18:04 18 h 04 min 126.6 L
B51 37 km, 27 min
Gunnedah 1,631 km 18:31 18 h 31 min 128.4 L
B51 27 km, 19 min
Curlewis 1,658 km 18:51 18 h 51 min 132.6 L
B51 14 km, 09 min
Breeza 1,672 km 19:00 19 h 00 min 132.8 L
B51 25 km, 16 min
Werris Creek 1,696 km 19:17 19 h 17 min 134.7 L
B51 26 km, 17 min
Quirindi 1,722 km 19:34 19 h 34 min 137.0 L
B51 15 km, 10 min
Willow Tree 1,737 km 19:45 19 h 45 min 138.9 L
A15 17 km, 12 min
Murrurundi 1,754 km 19:58 19 h 58 min 139.9 L
A15 7 km, 05 min
Blandford 1,761 km 20:03 20 h 03 min 140.9 L
A15 18 km, 12 min
Wingen 1,779 km 20:15 20 h 15 min 141.8 L
A15 8 km, 05 min
Parkville 1,787 km 20:21 20 h 21 min 142.9 L
A15 9 km, 06 min
Scone 1,796 km 20:27 20 h 27 min 143.0 L
A15 13 km, 09 min
Aberdeen 1,809 km 20:36 20 h 36 min 144.4 L
A15 18 km, 14 min
Muswellbrook 1,828 km 20:51 20 h 51 min 145.1 L
A15 18 km, 13 min
Newdell Junction 1,846 km 21:05 21 h 05 min 147.6 L
A15 4 km, 02 min
Ravensworth 1,850 km 21:07 21 h 07 min 147.9 L
A15 17 km, 12 min
Darlington 1,867 km 21:20 21 h 20 min 149.3 L
A15 2 km, 01 min
Singleton 1,869 km 21:22 21 h 22 min 149.4 L
A15 21 km, 14 min
Branxton 1,890 km 21:36 21 h 36 min 151.1 L
M15 12 km, 06 min
Allandale 1,902 km 21:42 21 h 42 min 151.8 L
M15 10 km, 05 min
Loxford 1,912 km 21:48 21 h 48 min 152.9 L
M15 13 km, 07 min
Seahampton 1,925 km 21:55 21 h 55 min 153.9 L
M15 3 km, 02 min
Cameron Park 1,928 km 21:57 21 h 57 min 154.1 L
A15 5 km, 03 min
Wallsend 1,933 km 22:01 22 h 01 min 154.4 L
A15 4 km, 03 min
Jesmond 1,937 km 22:04 22 h 04 min 154.9 L
A15 2 km, 01 min
Lambton 1,939 km 22:06 22 h 06 min 155.0 L
A15 2 km, 01 min
Broadmeadow 1,941 km 22:08 22 h 08 min 155.2 L
A15 1 km, 00 min
Hamilton North 1,941 km 22:08 22 h 08 min 155.3 L
A15 1 km, 00 min
Hamilton 1,942 km 22:09 22 h 09 min 155.3 L
A15 1 km, 01 min
Newcastle West 1,944 km 22:11 22 h 11 min 155.4 L
A15 2 km, 02 min
Newcastle 1,946 km 22:13 22 h 13 min 155.6 L

Frequently Asked Questions

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

Fuel cost: 250.6 AUD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,946 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.61 AUD / L)

You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.

How long is a car ride from Townsville to Newcastle?

Driving time: 22 h 14 min

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

  • 39 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 21 min
  • 5 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 3 min
  • 1,685 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 18 h 43 min
  • 143 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 1 h 47 min
  • 4 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 3 min
  • 38 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 37 min
  • 31 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 37 min
  • 1 km with a maximum speed 40 km/h = 1 min

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

How far is Townsville to Newcastle by land?

The distance between Townsville and Newcastle is 1,946 km by road including 46 km on motorways.

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

How far is Townsville to Newcastle by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Townsville and Newcastle is 1,598 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 Newcastle respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Townsville from Newcastle by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 59 min to cover the distance of 1,598 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 7 h 15 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 Newcastle?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 6 h 39 min to cover the distance of 1,598 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 7 h 36 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 Newcastle?

The halfway point between Townsville and Newcastle is Roma. It is located about 41 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Roma to Townsville is 1,014 km and driving will take about 11 h 27 min. The road between Roma and Newcastle has length 932 km and will take approximately 10 h 47 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

Where is Townsville in relation to Newcastle?

Townsville is located 1,598 km north-west of Newcastle.

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

Newcastle has geographic coordinates: latitude -32.92729, longitude 151.78125.

Which highway goes from Townsville to Newcastle?

The route from Townsville to Newcastle follows A7, A55, B51, A15, A6, 46, A39.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • M15: 39 km
  • 25: 14 km
  • A2: 6 km
  • B56: 2 km
  • 49: 2 km
  • A4: 2 km
  • A37: 1 km
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