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Distance between Auckland (AKL) and Melbourne (MEL)

Flight distance from Auckland to Melbourne (Auckland Airport – Melbourne Airport) is 1643 miles / 2644 kilometers / 1427 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 36 minutes.

Auckland – Melbourne

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1643
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2644
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1427
Nautical miles

How far is Melbourne from Auckland?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1642.634 miles
  • 2643.563 kilometers
  • 1427.410 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 1638.782 miles
  • 2637.365 kilometers
  • 1424.063 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

How long does it take to fly from Auckland to Melbourne?

Estimated flight time from Auckland Airport to Melbourne Airport is 3 hours 36 minutes.

What is the time difference between Auckland and Melbourne?

The time difference between Auckland and Melbourne is 3 hours. Melbourne is 3 hours behind Auckland.
Auckland time to Melbourne time converter

Flight carbon footprint between Auckland Airport (AKL) and Melbourne Airport (MEL)

On average flying from Auckland to Melbourne generates about 189 kg of CO2 per passenger, 189 kilograms is equal to 416 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Auckland to Melbourne

Shortest flight path between Auckland Airport (AKL) and Melbourne Airport (MEL).

Airport information

Origin Auckland Airport
City: Auckland
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: AKL
ICAO Code: NZAA
Coordinates: 37°0′29″S, 174°47′31″E
Destination Melbourne Airport
City: Melbourne
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: MEL
ICAO Code: YMML
Coordinates: 37°40′23″S, 144°50′34″E