Distance between Yulara and Wilpena Pound
The distance from Yulara to Wilpena Pound is 1,431 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 16 hours and 4 minutes and goes through Port Augusta, Coober Pedy, Mount Eba, Wirraminna, Pimba, Quorn and Hawker.
Shortest distance by air  1,021 km ✈️ 
Car route length  1,431 km 🚗 
Driving time  16 h 4 min 
Fuel amount  114.5 L 
Fuel cost  193.5 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Yulara  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
A4 320 km, 3 h 35 min


Kulgera  320 km  3 h 35 min  25.5 L  
87 A87 406 km, 4 h 30 min


Coober Pedy  726 km  8 h 05 min  54.6 L  
A87 164 km, 1 h 49 min


Mount Eba  890 km  9 h 54 min  70.0 L  
A87 168 km, 1 h 51 min


Wirraminna  1,057 km  11 h 46 min  81.4 L  
A87 49 km, 32 min


Pimba  1,107 km  12 h 19 min  87.8 L  
A87 166 km, 1 h 51 min


Port Augusta  1,272 km  14 h 11 min  101.6 L  
A1 B83 38 km, 28 min


Quorn  1,310 km  14 h 39 min  103.5 L  
B83 65 km, 46 min


Hawker  1,376 km  15 h 25 min  108.2 L  
B83 55 km, 39 min


Wilpena Pound  1,431 km  16 h 04 min  114.4 L 
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Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Yulara to Wilpena Pound?
Fuel cost: 193.5 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,431 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.69 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Yulara to Wilpena Pound?
Driving time: 16 h 4 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 1,354 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 15 h 2 min
 65 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 48 min
 9 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 9 min
 1 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 1 min
 2 km with a maximum speed 40 km/h = 2 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Yulara to Wilpena Pound by land?
The distance between Yulara and Wilpena Pound is 1,431 km by road.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Yulara and Wilpena Pound respectively.
How far is Yulara to Wilpena Pound by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Yulara and Wilpena Pound is 1,021 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 Yulara and Wilpena Pound respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Yulara from Wilpena Pound by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 16 min to cover the distance of 1,021 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 4 h 38 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 Yulara to Wilpena Pound?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 4 h 15 min to cover the distance of 1,021 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 4 h 51 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 Yulara and Wilpena Pound?
The halfway point between Yulara and Wilpena Pound is Coober Pedy. It is located about 11 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Coober Pedy to Yulara is 726 km and driving will take about 8 h 5 min. The road between Coober Pedy and Wilpena Pound has length 705 km and will take approximately 7 h 59 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Yulara in relation to Wilpena Pound?
Yulara is located 1,021 km northwest of Wilpena Pound.
Yulara has geographic coordinates: latitude 25.24101, longitude 130.98694.
Wilpena Pound has geographic coordinates: latitude 31.52646, longitude 138.60615.
Which highway goes from Yulara to Wilpena Pound?
The route from Yulara to Wilpena Pound follows A87, A4.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 B83: 99 km
 87: 95 km
 A1: 8 km