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

Flight distance from Hervey Bay to Melbourne (Hervey Bay Airport – Melbourne Airport) is 973 miles / 1567 kilometers / 846 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 20 minutes.

Driving distance from Hervey Bay (HVB) to Melbourne (MEL) is 1159 miles / 1865 kilometers and travel time by car is about 22 hours 0 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Hervey Bay Airport (HVB) and Melbourne Airport (MEL).

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)
  • 973.485 miles
  • 1566.672 kilometers
  • 845.935 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
  • 975.136 miles
  • 1569.330 kilometers
  • 847.370 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 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 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 (328 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Hervey Bay (HVB) → Melbourne (MEL).

Distance:
973
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
973

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