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Distance between Hervey Bay (HVB) and Melbourne (MEB)

Flight distance from Hervey Bay to Melbourne (Hervey Bay Airport – Essendon Airport) is 975 miles / 1569 kilometers / 847 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 20 minutes.

Driving distance from Hervey Bay (HVB) to Melbourne (MEB) is 1164 miles / 1873 kilometers and travel time by car is about 22 hours 6 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Hervey Bay to Melbourne.

Shortest flight path between Hervey Bay Airport (HVB) and Essendon Airport (MEB).

How far is Melbourne from Hervey Bay?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 975.044 miles
  • 1569.182 kilometers
  • 847.290 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
  • 976.715 miles
  • 1571.871 kilometers
  • 848.743 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 Hervey Bay Airport
City: Hervey Bay
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: HVB
ICAO Code: YHBA
Coordinates: 25°19′8″S, 152°52′48″E

B Essendon Airport
City: Melbourne
Country: Australia Flag of 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 Hervey Bay and Melbourne is 1 hour. Melbourne is 1 hour ahead of Hervey Bay.

Time Difference

Hervey Bay

 AEST

Melbourne

 AEDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 149 kg (329 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Hervey Bay (HVB) → Melbourne (MEB).

Distance:
975
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
975

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