Distance between Wollongong and Canberra

The distance from Wollongong to Canberra is 247 kilometers by road including 202 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 2 hours and 26 minutes and goes through North Wollongong, Fairy Meadow, Mount Ousley, Keiraville, Mount Pleasant, Balgownie and Mount Keira.

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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Wollongong 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
B65 2 km, 02 min
Fairy Meadow 2 km 0:02 02 min 0.1 L
B65 1 km, 01 min
Mount Ousley 3 km 0:03 03 min 0.2 L
1 km, 00 min
Keiraville 4 km 0:04 04 min 0.3 L
2 km, 01 min
Mount Pleasant 6 km 0:05 05 min 0.3 L
M1 2 km, 01 min
Mount Keira 8 km 0:07 07 min 0.7 L
M1 10 km, 06 min
Cataract 19 km 0:14 14 min 0.7 L
B88 M31 50 km, 29 min
Mittagong 68 km 0:44 44 min 5.1 L
M31 12 km, 06 min
Berrima 81 km 0:50 50 min 6.0 L
M31 166 km, 1 h 35 min
South Canberra 247 km 2:26 2 h 26 min 19.5 L
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Wollongong 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
B65 2 km, 02 min
Fairy Meadow 2 km 0:02 02 min 0.1 L
B65 1 km, 01 min
Mount Ousley 3 km 0:03 03 min 0.2 L
1 km, 00 min
Keiraville 4 km 0:04 04 min 0.3 L
2 km, 01 min
Mount Pleasant 6 km 0:05 05 min 0.3 L
M1 2 km, 01 min
Mount Keira 8 km 0:07 07 min 0.7 L
M1 10 km, 06 min
Cataract 19 km 0:14 14 min 0.7 L
B88 14 km, 09 min
Wilton 33 km 0:23 23 min 2.4 L
B88 M31 17 km, 09 min
Yanderra 50 km 0:33 33 min 3.8 L
M31 6 km, 03 min
Yerrinbool 56 km 0:37 37 min 4.2 L
M31 7 km, 03 min
Aylmerton 63 km 0:41 41 min 5.0 L
M31 5 km, 02 min
Mittagong 68 km 0:44 44 min 5.1 L
M31 12 km, 06 min
Berrima 81 km 0:50 50 min 6.0 L
M31 14 km, 07 min
Hoddles Cross Roads 95 km 0:58 58 min 7.6 L
M31 28 km, 15 min
Marulan 123 km 1:13 1 h 13 min 8.8 L
M31 29 km, 15 min
Goulburn 152 km 1:29 1 h 29 min 11.7 L
M31 M23 35 km, 18 min
Collector 187 km 1:48 1 h 48 min 14.8 L
M23 24 km, 13 min
Lake George 211 km 2:01 2 h 01 min 16.8 L
M23 23 km, 13 min
Watson 234 km 2:14 2 h 14 min 18.7 L
A23 5 km, 04 min
North Canberra 240 km 2:19 2 h 19 min 18.8 L
A23 8 km, 07 min
South Canberra 247 km 2:26 2 h 26 min 19.5 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Wollongong to Canberra?

Fuel cost: 33.4 AUD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 247 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.69 AUD / L)

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How long is a car ride from Wollongong to Canberra?

Driving time: 2 h 26 min

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

  • 194 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 1 h 45 min
  • 4 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 2 min
  • 23 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 15 min
  • 13 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 10 min
  • 2 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 1 min
  • 10 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 9 min
  • 1 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 1 min

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

How far is Wollongong to Canberra by land?

The distance between Wollongong and Canberra is 247 km by road including 202 km on motorways.

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

How far is Wollongong to Canberra by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Wollongong and Canberra is 190 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 Wollongong and Canberra respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Wollongong from Canberra by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 14 min to cover the distance of 190 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 51 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 Wollongong to Canberra?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 47 min to cover the distance of 190 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 54 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 Wollongong and Canberra?

The halfway point between Wollongong and Canberra is Marulan.

The distance from Marulan to Wollongong is 123 km and driving will take about 1 h 13 min. The road between Marulan and Canberra has length 124 km and will take approximately 1 h 13 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • Hoddles Cross Roads is in 95 km from Wollongong and 152 km from Canberra
  • Goulburn is in 152 km from Wollongong and 95 km from Canberra

Where is Wollongong in relation to Canberra?

Wollongong is located 190 km north-east of Canberra.

Wollongong has geographic coordinates: latitude -34.4244, longitude 150.89384.

Canberra has geographic coordinates: latitude -35.29759, longitude 149.10127.

Which highway goes from Wollongong to Canberra?

The route from Wollongong to Canberra follows M31.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • M23: 67 km
  • B88: 27 km
  • A23: 13 km
  • M1: 5 km
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