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Distance between Victoria River Downs (VCD) and Melbourne (MEB)

Flight distance from Victoria River Downs to Melbourne (Victoria River Downs Airport – Essendon Airport) is 1695 miles / 2728 kilometers / 1473 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 42 minutes.

Driving distance from Victoria River Downs (VCD) to Melbourne (MEB) is 2112 miles / 3399 kilometers and travel time by car is about 39 hours 33 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Victoria River Downs to Melbourne.

Shortest flight path between Victoria River Downs Airport (VCD) and Essendon Airport (MEB).

How far is Melbourne from Victoria River Downs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1695.293 miles
  • 2728.310 kilometers
  • 1473.169 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
  • 1698.924 miles
  • 2734.153 kilometers
  • 1476.325 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 Victoria River Downs Airport
City: Victoria River Downs
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: VCD
ICAO Code: YVRD
Coordinates: 16°24′7″S, 131°0′17″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 Victoria River Downs and Melbourne is 1 hour 30 minutes. Melbourne is 1 hour 30 minutes ahead of Victoria River Downs.

Time Difference

Victoria River Downs

 ACST

Melbourne

 AEDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 192 kg (424 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Victoria River Downs (VCD) → Melbourne (MEB).

Distance:
1695
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1695

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