Map of flight path and driving directions from Melbourne to Adelaide.
Shortest flight path between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Adelaide Airport (ADL).
How far is Adelaide from Melbourne?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Melbourne and Adelaide. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 399.198 miles
- 642.447 kilometers
- 346.894 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
- 398.671 miles
- 641.600 kilometers
- 346.436 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Melbourne and Adelaide is 30 minutes. Adelaide is 30 minutes behind Melbourne.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 84 kg (185 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Melbourne (MEL) → Adelaide (ADL).