Distance between Adelaide and Melbourne

The distance from Adelaide to Melbourne is 725 kilometers by road including 244 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 7 hours and 54 minutes and goes through Murray Bridge, Horsham, Glen Osmond, Stirling, Bridgewater, Littlehampton and Nairne.

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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Adelaide 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
A1 5 km, 05 min
Glen Osmond 5 km 0:05 05 min 0.4 L
A1 M1 10 km, 06 min
Stirling 16 km 0:12 12 min 1.2 L
M1 5 km, 02 min
Bridgewater 20 km 0:14 14 min 1.4 L
M1 17 km, 09 min
Littlehampton 37 km 0:24 24 min 2.5 L
M1 36 km, 19 min
Murray Bridge 73 km 0:44 44 min 5.5 L
M1 A1 22 km, 14 min
Tailem Bend 95 km 0:58 58 min 6.5 L
A1 A8 63 km, 42 min
Coonalpyn 158 km 1:41 1 h 41 min 11.8 L
A8 257 km, 2 h 57 min
Horsham 415 km 4:38 4 h 38 min 32.1 L
A8 M8 310 km, 3 h 16 min
Melbourne 725 km 7:54 7 h 54 min 58.0 L
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Adelaide 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
A1 5 km, 05 min
Glen Osmond 5 km 0:05 05 min 0.4 L
A1 M1 2 km, 01 min
Mount Osmond 7 km 0:07 07 min 0.5 L
M1 7 km, 04 min
Crafers 14 km 0:11 11 min 1.1 L
M1 1 km, 00 min
Stirling 16 km 0:12 12 min 1.2 L
M1 5 km, 02 min
Bridgewater 20 km 0:14 14 min 1.4 L
M1 7 km, 03 min
Hahndorf 28 km 0:18 18 min 2.0 L
M1 10 km, 05 min
Littlehampton 37 km 0:24 24 min 2.5 L
M1 36 km, 19 min
Murray Bridge 73 km 0:44 44 min 5.5 L
M1 A1 22 km, 14 min
Tailem Bend 95 km 0:58 58 min 6.5 L
A1 A8 35 km, 23 min
Coomandook 130 km 1:22 1 h 22 min 10.4 L
A8 6 km, 04 min
Yumali 136 km 1:26 1 h 26 min 10.8 L
A8 8 km, 05 min
Ki Ki 144 km 1:31 1 h 31 min 11.4 L
A8 14 km, 09 min
Coonalpyn 158 km 1:41 1 h 41 min 11.8 L
A8 17 km, 11 min
Culburra 175 km 1:52 1 h 52 min 13.9 L
A8 14 km, 09 min
Tintinara 189 km 2:02 2 h 02 min 14.1 L
A8 32 km, 21 min
Keith 221 km 2:24 2 h 24 min 16.2 L
A8 29 km, 19 min
Wirrega 250 km 2:43 2 h 43 min 19.2 L
A8 21 km, 14 min
Bordertown 271 km 2:58 2 h 58 min 20.7 L
A8 32 km, 21 min
Lillimur 303 km 3:20 3 h 20 min 24.2 L
A8 6 km, 04 min
Kaniva 309 km 3:24 3 h 24 min 24.3 L
A8 29 km, 20 min
Nhill 338 km 3:45 3 h 45 min 25.1 L
A8 43 km, 29 min
Dimboola 382 km 4:15 4 h 15 min 29.0 L
A8 34 km, 23 min
Horsham 415 km 4:38 4 h 38 min 32.1 L
A8 52 km, 35 min
Dadswells Bridge 467 km 5:14 5 h 14 min 36.9 L
A8 25 km, 17 min
Stawell 492 km 5:31 5 h 31 min 39.0 L
A8 12 km, 08 min
Great Western 504 km 5:40 5 h 40 min 40.2 L
A8 17 km, 12 min
Ararat 521 km 5:52 5 h 52 min 41.1 L
A8 M8 69 km, 42 min
Burrumbeet 590 km 6:35 6 h 35 min 47.1 L
M8 13 km, 07 min
Miners Rest 603 km 6:42 6 h 42 min 47.8 L
M8 7 km, 03 min
Invermay Park 610 km 6:46 6 h 46 min 48.7 L
M8 7 km, 04 min
Brown Hill 617 km 6:50 6 h 50 min 49.1 L
M8 4 km, 02 min
Leigh Creek 621 km 6:53 6 h 53 min 49.7 L
M8 23 km, 12 min
Ballan 644 km 7:05 7 h 05 min 50.8 L
M8 13 km, 07 min
Myrniong 657 km 7:12 7 h 12 min 52.4 L
M8 5 km, 02 min
Pentland Hills 662 km 7:15 7 h 15 min 52.9 L
M8 5 km, 02 min
Darley 667 km 7:17 7 h 17 min 53.1 L
M8 5 km, 02 min
Bacchus Marsh 672 km 7:20 7 h 20 min 53.6 L
M8 4 km, 01 min
Hopetoun Park 676 km 7:22 7 h 22 min 54.0 L
M8 1 km, 00 min
Brookfield 677 km 7:23 7 h 23 min 54.1 L
M8 3 km, 01 min
Melton West 679 km 7:24 7 h 24 min 54.1 L
M8 4 km, 02 min
Melton 683 km 7:26 7 h 26 min 54.5 L
M8 2 km, 01 min
Melton South 685 km 7:27 7 h 27 min 54.8 L
M8 6 km, 03 min
Rockbank 691 km 7:31 7 h 31 min 54.8 L
M8 9 km, 05 min
Ravenhall 700 km 7:36 7 h 36 min 55.8 L
M8 5 km, 02 min
Derrimut 705 km 7:39 7 h 39 min 56.2 L
M8 3 km, 01 min
Sunshine West 708 km 7:41 7 h 41 min 56.5 L
M80 2 km, 01 min
Laverton North 710 km 7:42 7 h 42 min 56.7 L
M80 3 km, 01 min
Brooklyn 713 km 7:44 7 h 44 min 56.9 L
M1 3 km, 01 min
Yarraville 716 km 7:45 7 h 45 min 57.2 L
M1 1 km, 00 min
Spotswood 717 km 7:46 7 h 46 min 57.3 L
M1 3 km, 02 min
Port Melbourne 720 km 7:48 7 h 48 min 57.4 L
M1 3 km, 02 min
South Wharf 723 km 7:50 7 h 50 min 57.8 L
30 1 km, 01 min
Docklands 724 km 7:51 7 h 51 min 57.9 L
50 1 km, 02 min
Melbourne 725 km 7:54 7 h 54 min 58.0 L

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Adelaide to Melbourne?

Fuel cost: 102.7 AUD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 725 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.77 AUD / L)

You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.

How long is a car ride from Adelaide to Melbourne?

Driving time: 7 h 54 min

This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.

  • 193 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 1 h 45 min
  • 42 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 25 min
  • 407 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 4 h 31 min
  • 46 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 34 min
  • 2 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 1 min
  • 27 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 27 min
  • 6 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 7 min
  • 1 km with a maximum speed 40 km/h = 2 min

The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.

How far is Adelaide to Melbourne by land?

The distance between Adelaide and Melbourne is 725 km by road including 244 km on motorways.

Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Adelaide and Melbourne respectively.

How far is Adelaide to Melbourne by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Adelaide and Melbourne is 654 km.

This distance is calculated using the Haversine formula as a great-circle distance between two points on the surface of a sphere. The start and finish points are the centers of Adelaide and Melbourne respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Adelaide from Melbourne by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 49 min to cover the distance of 654 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 2 h 58 min to flight this distance at average speed of 220 km/h.

This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, airport location and other real world factors.

How long is a helicopter ride from Adelaide to Melbourne?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 2 h 43 min to cover the distance of 654 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 3 h 6 min to flight this distance at average speed of 210 km/h.

This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, aerodrome location and other real world factors.

What city is halfway between Adelaide and Melbourne?

The halfway point between Adelaide and Melbourne is Dimboola. It is located about 19 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Dimboola to Adelaide is 382 km and driving will take about 4 h 15 min. The road between Dimboola and Melbourne has length 344 km and will take approximately 3 h 39 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • Nhill is in 338 km from Adelaide and 387 km from Melbourne
  • Horsham is in 415 km from Adelaide and 310 km from Melbourne
  • Kaniva is in 309 km from Adelaide and 416 km from Melbourne

Where is Adelaide in relation to Melbourne?

Adelaide is located 654 km north-west of Melbourne.

Adelaide has geographic coordinates: latitude -34.92743, longitude 138.5999.

Melbourne has geographic coordinates: latitude -37.81422, longitude 144.96315.

Which highway goes from Adelaide to Melbourne?

The route from Adelaide to Melbourne follows A8, M8.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • M1: 79 km
  • A1: 25 km
  • B57: 10 km
  • M80: 3 km
  • A200: 1 km
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