Distance between Wirraminna and Nelia
The distance from Wirraminna to Nelia is 2,471 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 27 hours and 40 minutes and goes through Alice Springs, Mount Isa, Mount Eba, Coober Pedy, Tennant Creek, Cloncurry and Julia Creek.
Shortest distance by air  1,316 km ✈️ 
Car route length  2,471 km 🚗 
Driving time  27 h 40 min 
Fuel amount  197.7 L 
Fuel cost  316.3 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Wirraminna  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
A87 61 km, 42 min


Glendambo  61 km  42 min  3.4 L  
A87 90 km, 59 min


Mount Eba  151 km  1 h 41 min  10.9 L  
A87 164 km, 1 h 49 min


Coober Pedy  314 km  3 h 30 min  21.6 L  
A87 680 km, 7 h 35 min


Alice Springs  995 km  11 h 05 min  79.5 L  
87 508 km, 5 h 41 min


Tennant Creek  1,502 km  16 h 47 min  120.1 L  
87 66 663 km, 7 h 24 min


Mount Isa  2,166 km  24 h 12 min  172.3 L  
A2 83 114 km, 1 h 17 min


Cloncurry  2,279 km  25 h 30 min  181.8 L  
A2 A6 146 km, 1 h 38 min


Julia Creek  2,426 km  27 h 08 min  193.3 L  
A6 45 km, 31 min


Nelia  2,471 km  27 h 40 min  197.1 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Wirraminna to Nelia?
Fuel cost: 316.3 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 2,471 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.6 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Wirraminna to Nelia?
Driving time: 27 h 40 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 2,415 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 26 h 49 min
 27 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 19 min
 6 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 4 min
 17 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 16 min
 8 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 9 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Wirraminna to Nelia by land?
The distance between Wirraminna and Nelia is 2,471 km by road.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Wirraminna and Nelia respectively.
How far is Wirraminna to Nelia by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Wirraminna and Nelia is 1,316 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 Wirraminna and Nelia respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Wirraminna from Nelia by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 38 min to cover the distance of 1,316 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 5 h 58 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 Wirraminna to Nelia?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 5 h 29 min to cover the distance of 1,316 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 6 h 16 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 Wirraminna and Nelia?
The halfway point between Wirraminna and Nelia is Wilora. It is located about 14 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Wilora to Wirraminna is 1,250 km and driving will take about 13 h 58 min. The road between Wilora and Nelia has length 1,221 km and will take approximately 13 h 42 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Wirraminna in relation to Nelia?
Wirraminna is located 1,316 km southwest of Nelia.
Wirraminna has geographic coordinates: latitude 31.19999, longitude 136.22782.
Nelia has geographic coordinates: latitude 20.65474, longitude 142.21409.
Which highway goes from Wirraminna to Nelia?
The route from Wirraminna to Nelia follows 87, A87, 66, A2, A6, 83.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 84: 3 km