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

Flight distance from Ayers Rock to Melbourne (Ayers Rock Airport – Essendon Airport) is 1190 miles / 1915 kilometers / 1034 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 45 minutes.

Driving distance from Ayers Rock (AYQ) to Melbourne (MEB) is 1425 miles / 2294 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 33 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Ayers Rock Airport (AYQ) and Essendon Airport (MEB).

## 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)
• 1190.145 miles
• 1915.353 kilometers
• 1034.208 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
• 1190.794 miles
• 1916.397 kilometers
• 1034.771 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 Essendon Airport
City: Melbourne
Country: Australia
IATA Code: MEB
ICAO Code: YMEN
Coordinates: 37°43′41″S, 144°54′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 161 kg (355 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Ayers Rock (AYQ) → Melbourne (MEB).

Distance:
1190
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1190

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