Distance between Bendigo and Geelong
The distance from Bendigo to Geelong is 189 kilometers by road including 74 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 3 hours and 19 minutes and goes through Golden Square, Kangaroo Flat, Kyneton, Woodend, Macedon, Gisborne and Darley.
Shortest distance by air  155 km ✈️ 
Car route length  189 km 🚗 
Driving time  3 h 19 min 
Fuel amount  15.1 L 
Fuel cost  24.1 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Bendigo  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
A300 3 km, 05 min


Golden Square  3 km  05 min  0.2 L  
A79 5 km, 09 min


Kangaroo Flat  8 km  15 min  0.4 L  
A79 M79 56 km, 50 min


Kyneton  64 km  1 h 05 min  4.7 L  
M79 15 km, 08 min


Woodend  79 km  1 h 13 min  6.1 L  
M79 10 km, 14 min


Macedon  89 km  1 h 28 min  7.0 L  
M79 19 km, 20 min


Gisborne  108 km  1 h 48 min  7.3 L  
C704 19 km, 21 min


Darley  128 km  2 h 10 min  10.0 L  
C704 3 km, 03 min


Bacchus Marsh  131 km  2 h 13 min  10.4 L  
C704 57 km, 1 h 06 min


Geelong  189 km  3 h 19 min  14.9 L 
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Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Bendigo to Geelong?
Fuel cost: 24.1 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 189 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.6 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Bendigo to Geelong?
Driving time: 3 h 19 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 66 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 36 min
 7 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 4 min
 53 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 35 min
 13 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 9 min
 7 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 5 min
 6 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 6 min
 3 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 3 min
 33 km with a maximum speed 20 km/h = 1 h 38 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Bendigo to Geelong by land?
The distance between Bendigo and Geelong is 189 km by road including 74 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Bendigo and Geelong respectively.
How far is Bendigo to Geelong by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Bendigo and Geelong is 155 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 Geelong respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Bendigo from Geelong by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 11 min to cover the distance of 155 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 42 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 Geelong?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 38 min to cover the distance of 155 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 44 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 Geelong?
The halfway point between Bendigo and Geelong is Macedon. It is located about 5 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Macedon to Bendigo is 89 km and driving will take about 1 h 28 min. The road between Macedon and Geelong has length 99 km and will take approximately 1 h 51 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Bendigo in relation to Geelong?
Bendigo is located 155 km north of Geelong.
Bendigo has geographic coordinates: latitude 36.75888, longitude 144.28259.
Geelong has geographic coordinates: latitude 38.14928, longitude 144.35982.
Which highway goes from Bendigo to Geelong?
The route from Bendigo to Geelong follows M79, C704.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 A300: 19 km
 A79: 10 km
 A10: 7 km
 C791: 1 km