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Distance between Melbourne (MEL) and Canberra (CBR)

Distance from Melbourne to Canberra (Melbourne Airport – Canberra Airport) is 292 miles / 470 kilometers / 254 nautical miles.

How far is Canberra from Melbourne?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 292.067 miles
  • 470.037 kilometers
  • 253.800 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
  • 291.792 miles
  • 469.594 kilometers
  • 253.560 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Canberra Airport (CBR) is 1 hour 3 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Melbourne and Canberra.

Time Difference

Melbourne
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Canberra

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 65 kg (144 pounds).

Airport information


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

B Canberra Airport
City: Canberra
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: CBR
ICAO Code: YSCB
Coordinates: 35°18′24″S, 149°11′42″E

Melbourne to Canberra flight path

Shortest flight path between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Canberra Airport (CBR).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Melbourne (MEL) → Canberra (CBR).

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Air miles:
292
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
292

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