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Distance between Ayers Rock (AYQ) and Melbourne (MEL)

Flight distance from Ayers Rock to Melbourne (Ayers Rock Airport – Melbourne Airport) is 1185 miles / 1907 kilometers / 1030 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 44 minutes.

Driving distance from Ayers Rock (AYQ) to Melbourne (MEL) is 1427 miles / 2296 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 30 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Ayers Rock Airport (AYQ) and Melbourne Airport (MEL).

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)
  • 1185.208 miles
  • 1907.407 kilometers
  • 1029.917 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
  • 1185.856 miles
  • 1908.450 kilometers
  • 1030.481 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 Flag of Australia
IATA Code: AYQ
ICAO Code: YAYE
Coordinates: 25°11′9″S, 130°58′33″E

B Melbourne Airport
City: Melbourne
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: MEL
ICAO Code: YMML
Coordinates: 37°40′23″S, 144°50′34″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.

Time Difference

Ayers Rock

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Melbourne

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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 (MEL).

Distance:
1185
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1185

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