# Distance between Ayers Rock (AYQ) and Melbourne (MBW)

Flight distance from Ayers Rock to Melbourne (Ayers Rock Airport – Moorabbin Airport) is 1210 miles / 1947 kilometers / 1051 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 47 minutes.

Driving distance from Ayers Rock (AYQ) to Melbourne (MBW) is 1443 miles / 2323 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 57 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Ayers Rock to Melbourne.

Shortest flight path between Ayers Rock Airport (AYQ) and Moorabbin Airport (MBW).

## How far is Melbourne from Ayers Rock?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Ayers Rock and Melbourne. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1209.760 miles
• 1946.920 kilometers
• 1051.253 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
• 1210.423 miles
• 1947.988 kilometers
• 1051.829 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).

## Airport information

A Ayers Rock Airport
City: Ayers Rock
Country: Australia
IATA Code: AYQ
ICAO Code: YAYE
Coordinates: 25°11′9″S, 130°58′33″E

B Moorabbin Airport
City: Melbourne
Country: Australia
IATA Code: MBW
ICAO Code: YMMB
Coordinates: 37°58′32″S, 145°6′7″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Ayers Rock and Melbourne is 1 hour 30 minutes. Melbourne is 1 hour 30 minutes ahead of Ayers Rock.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 162 kg (357 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Ayers Rock (AYQ) → Melbourne (MBW).

Distance:
1210
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1210

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