Distance between Walcha and Lyra
The distance from Walcha to Lyra is 286 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 3 hours and 20 minutes and goes through Armidale, Uralla, Guyra, Glen Innes, Deepwater, Tenterfield and Jennings.
Shortest distance by air  242 km ✈️ 
Car route length  286 km 🚗 
Driving time  3 h 20 min 
Fuel amount  22.9 L 
Fuel cost  39.6 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Walcha  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
21 39 km, 27 min


Uralla  39 km  27 min  2.5 L  
21 A15 25 km, 17 min


Armidale  63 km  44 min  4.3 L  
A15 37 km, 25 min


Guyra  101 km  1 h 10 min  7.2 L  
A15 61 km, 42 min


Glen Innes  162 km  1 h 53 min  12.3 L  
A15 41 km, 28 min


Deepwater  203 km  2 h 21 min  15.4 L  
A15 46 km, 32 min


Tenterfield  249 km  2 h 53 min  18.8 L  
A15 18 km, 13 min


Jennings  267 km  3 h 07 min  21.1 L  
A15 4 km, 03 min


Wallangarra  272 km  3 h 10 min  21.7 L  
A15 14 km, 09 min


Lyra  286 km  3 h 19 min  22.8 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Walcha to Lyra?
Fuel cost: 39.6 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 286 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.73 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Walcha to Lyra?
Driving time: 3 h 20 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 252 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 2 h 48 min
 14 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 10 min
 3 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 2 min
 6 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 5 min
 11 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 12 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Walcha to Lyra by land?
The distance between Walcha and Lyra is 286 km by road.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Walcha and Lyra respectively.
How far is Walcha to Lyra by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Walcha and Lyra is 242 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 Walcha and Lyra respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Walcha from Lyra by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 18 min to cover the distance of 242 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 6 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 Walcha to Lyra?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 1 h to cover the distance of 242 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 9 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 Walcha and Lyra?
The halfway point between Walcha and Lyra is Glencoe. It is located about 4 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Glencoe to Walcha is 139 km and driving will take about 1 h 37 min. The road between Glencoe and Lyra has length 147 km and will take approximately 1 h 42 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Walcha in relation to Lyra?
Walcha is located 242 km south of Lyra.
Walcha has geographic coordinates: latitude 30.98483, longitude 151.59296.
Lyra has geographic coordinates: latitude 28.82418, longitude 151.85314.
Which highway goes from Walcha to Lyra?
The route from Walcha to Lyra follows A15.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 21: 41 km