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Distance between Rockhampton (ROK) and Melbourne (MEB)

Flight distance from Rockhampton to Melbourne (Rockhampton Airport – Essendon Airport) is 1042 miles / 1677 kilometers / 906 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 28 minutes.

Driving distance from Rockhampton (ROK) to Melbourne (MEB) is 1216 miles / 1957 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 3 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Rockhampton to Melbourne.

Shortest flight path between Rockhampton Airport (ROK) and Essendon Airport (MEB).

How far is Melbourne from Rockhampton?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1042.058 miles
  • 1677.030 kilometers
  • 905.524 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
  • 1044.645 miles
  • 1681.193 kilometers
  • 907.772 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 Rockhampton Airport
City: Rockhampton
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: ROK
ICAO Code: YBRK
Coordinates: 23°22′54″S, 150°28′30″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 Rockhampton and Melbourne is 1 hour. Melbourne is 1 hour ahead of Rockhampton.

Time Difference

Rockhampton

 AEST

Melbourne

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 153 kg (338 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rockhampton (ROK) → Melbourne (MEB).

Distance:
1042
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1042

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