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Distance between Melbourne (MEL) and Wellington (WLG)

Distance from Melbourne to Wellington (Wellington International Airport – Melbourne Airport) is 1613 miles / 2596 kilometers / 1402 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1612.846 miles
  • 2595.625 kilometers
  • 1401.525 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
  • 1609.020 miles
  • 2589.467 kilometers
  • 1398.200 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Wellington International Airport (WLG) is 3 hours 33 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Melbourne and Wellington is 2 hours. Wellington is 2 hours ahead of Melbourne.

Time Difference

Melbourne
Wellington

Melbourne

 AEST

Wellington

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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 Wellington International Airport
City: Wellington
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: WLG
ICAO Code: NZWN
Coordinates: 41°19′37″S, 174°48′17″E

Map

Melbourne to Wellington flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Melbourne (MEL) → Wellington (WLG).

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Air miles:
1613
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1613

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