Distance between Bendigo and Canberra
The distance from Bendigo to Canberra is 652 kilometers by road including 506 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 6 hours and 21 minutes and goes through Wangaratta, Wodonga, East Bendigo, Kennington, Strathdale, Junortoun and Heathcote.
Shortest distance by air  463 km ✈️ 
Car route length  652 km 🚗 
Driving time  6 h 21 min 
Fuel amount  52.1 L 
Fuel cost  88.1 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Bendigo  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
B280 1 km, 01 min


East Bendigo  1 km  01 min  0.1 L  
B280 2 km, 01 min


Strathdale  3 km  02 min  0.1 L  
B280 8 km, 05 min


Junortoun  11 km  08 min  0.6 L  
B280 35 km, 24 min


Heathcote  46 km  32 min  2.4 L  
B75 29 km, 19 min


Puckapunyal  74 km  52 min  4.9 L  
C384 19 km, 12 min


Seymour  94 km  1 h 04 min  7.4 L  
M31 142 km, 1 h 17 min


Wangaratta  236 km  2 h 22 min  18.5 L  
M31 68 km, 37 min


Wodonga  303 km  2 h 59 min  23.9 L  
M31 348 km, 3 h 22 min


South Canberra  652 km  6 h 21 min  51.9 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Bendigo to Canberra?
Fuel cost: 88.1 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 652 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.69 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Bendigo to Canberra?
Driving time: 6 h 21 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 500 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 4 h 32 min
 112 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 1 h 14 min
 23 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 17 min
 5 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 4 min
 10 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 9 min
 3 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 3 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Bendigo to Canberra by land?
The distance between Bendigo and Canberra is 652 km by road including 506 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Bendigo and Canberra respectively.
How far is Bendigo to Canberra by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Bendigo and Canberra is 463 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 Bendigo and Canberra respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Bendigo from Canberra by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 34 min to cover the distance of 463 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 2 h 6 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 Bendigo to Canberra?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 1 h 55 min to cover the distance of 463 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 2 h 12 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 Bendigo and Canberra?
Where is Bendigo in relation to Canberra?
Bendigo is located 463 km southwest of Canberra.
Bendigo has geographic coordinates: latitude 36.75888, longitude 144.28259.
Canberra has geographic coordinates: latitude 35.29759, longitude 149.10127.
Which highway goes from Bendigo to Canberra?
The route from Bendigo to Canberra follows M31.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 A25: 53 km
 B280: 44 km
 C384: 30 km
 B75: 17 km
 B400: 15 km
 A23: 7 km