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Distance between Weipa (WEI) and Melbourne (MEB)

Flight distance from Weipa to Melbourne (Weipa Airport – Essendon Airport) is 1734 miles / 2791 kilometers / 1507 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 47 minutes.

Driving distance from Weipa (WEI) to Melbourne (MEB) is 2301 miles / 3703 kilometers and travel time by car is about 47 hours 33 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Weipa Airport (WEI) and Essendon Airport (MEB).

How far is Melbourne from Weipa?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1734.187 miles
  • 2790.904 kilometers
  • 1506.968 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
  • 1740.467 miles
  • 2801.009 kilometers
  • 1512.424 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 Weipa Airport
City: Weipa
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: WEI
ICAO Code: YBWP
Coordinates: 12°40′42″S, 141°55′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 Weipa and Melbourne is 1 hour. Melbourne is 1 hour ahead of Weipa.

Time Difference

Weipa

 AEST

Melbourne

 AEDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 195 kg (430 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Weipa (WEI) → Melbourne (MEB).

Distance:
1734
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1734

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