Distance between Ballarat and Hamilton
The distance from Ballarat to Hamilton is 179 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 2 hours and 21 minutes and goes through Ballarat Central, Redan, Sebastopol, Delacombe, Willaura and Dunkeld.
Shortest distance by air  163 km ✈️ 
Car route length  179 km 🚗 
Driving time  2 h 21 min 
Fuel amount  14.3 L 
Fuel cost  23.5 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Ballarat Central  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
A300 3 km, 03 min


Redan  3 km  03 min  0.2 L  
A300 1 km, 02 min


Sebastopol  4 km  05 min  0.3 L  
B160 2 km, 03 min


Delacombe  6 km  09 min  0.4 L  
B160 27 km, 22 min


Linton  33 km  31 min  2.5 L  
B160 13 km, 09 min


Skipton  46 km  41 min  3.1 L  
B160 24 km, 16 min


Streatham  71 km  57 min  4.3 L  
B160 49 km, 33 min


Willaura  120 km  1 h 31 min  9.1 L  
B160 25 km, 22 min


Dunkeld  145 km  1 h 53 min  10.8 L  
B160 34 km, 27 min


Hamilton  179 km  2 h 21 min  13.5 L 
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Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Ballarat to Hamilton?
Fuel cost: 23.5 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 179 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.64 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Ballarat to Hamilton?
Driving time: 2 h 21 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 145 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 1 h 36 min
 9 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 6 min
 16 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 15 min
 2 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 1 min
 7 km with a maximum speed 20 km/h = 19 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Ballarat to Hamilton by land?
The distance between Ballarat and Hamilton is 179 km by road.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Ballarat and Hamilton respectively.
How far is Ballarat to Hamilton by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Ballarat and Hamilton is 163 km.
This distance is calculated using the Haversine formula as a greatcircle distance between two points on the surface of a sphere. The start and finish points are the centers of Ballarat and Hamilton respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Ballarat from Hamilton by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 12 min to cover the distance of 163 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 44 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 Ballarat to Hamilton?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 40 min to cover the distance of 163 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 46 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 Ballarat and Hamilton?
The halfway point between Ballarat and Hamilton is Westmere. It is located about 1 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Westmere to Ballarat is 88 km and driving will take about 1 h 9 min. The road between Westmere and Hamilton has length 91 km and will take approximately 1 h 12 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Ballarat in relation to Hamilton?
Ballarat is located 163 km east of Hamilton.
Ballarat has geographic coordinates: latitude 37.56226, longitude 143.86071.
Hamilton has geographic coordinates: latitude 37.74357, longitude 142.02431.
Which highway goes from Ballarat to Hamilton?
The route from Ballarat to Hamilton follows B160.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 A300: 3 km