Distance between Wyandra and Cairns
The distance from Wyandra to Cairns is 1,483 kilometers by road including 23 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 17 hours and 1 minute and goes through Charleville, Charters Towers, Augathella, Tambo, Blackall, Barcaldine and Torrens Creek.
Shortest distance by air  1,149 km ✈️ 
Car route length  1,483 km 🚗 
Driving time  17 h 1 min 
Fuel amount  118.6 L 
Fuel cost  204 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Wyandra  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
A71 101 km, 1 h 08 min


Charleville  101 km  1 h 08 min  5.6 L  
A2 97 km, 1 h 05 min


Augathella  198 km  2 h 13 min  14.4 L  
A2 105 km, 1 h 10 min


Tambo  303 km  3 h 23 min  23.8 L  
A2 106 km, 1 h 11 min


Blackall  409 km  4 h 35 min  31.8 L  
A2 99 km, 1 h 07 min


Barcaldine  508 km  5 h 42 min  40.2 L  
19 244 km, 2 h 52 min


Torrens Creek  752 km  8 h 35 min  51.4 L  
A6 145 km, 1 h 45 min


Pentland  897 km  10 h 20 min  71.1 L  
A6 114 km, 1 h 16 min


Charters Towers  1,011 km  11 h 36 min  79.9 L  
A6 A1 472 km, 5 h 24 min


Cairns  1,483 km  17 h 00 min  118.5 L 
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Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Wyandra to Cairns?
Fuel cost: 204 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,483 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.72 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Wyandra to Cairns?
Driving time: 17 h 1 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 20 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 11 min
 1,157 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 12 h 51 min
 272 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 3 h 23 min
 9 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 7 min
 20 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 20 min
 5 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 6 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Wyandra to Cairns by land?
The distance between Wyandra and Cairns is 1,483 km by road including 23 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Wyandra and Cairns respectively.
How far is Wyandra to Cairns by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Wyandra and Cairns is 1,149 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 Wyandra and Cairns respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Wyandra from Cairns by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 26 min to cover the distance of 1,149 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 5 h 13 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 Wyandra to Cairns?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 4 h 47 min to cover the distance of 1,149 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 5 h 28 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 Wyandra and Cairns?
The halfway point between Wyandra and Cairns is Torrens Creek. It is located about 11 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Torrens Creek to Wyandra is 752 km and driving will take about 8 h 35 min. The road between Torrens Creek and Cairns has length 730 km and will take approximately 8 h 25 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Wyandra in relation to Cairns?
Wyandra is located 1,149 km south of Cairns.
Wyandra has geographic coordinates: latitude 27.2466, longitude 145.97765.
Cairns has geographic coordinates: latitude 16.9205, longitude 145.77189.
Which highway goes from Wyandra to Cairns?
The route from Wyandra to Cairns follows A2, A1, A6.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 A71: 99 km
 19: 89 km