Distance between Colac and Melbourne

The distance from Colac to Melbourne is 151 kilometers by road including 141 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 1 hour and 36 minutes and goes through Waurn Ponds, Highton, Wandana Heights, Herne Hill, Hamlyn Heights, Bell Post Hill and Corio.

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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Colac 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
A1 M1 66 km, 42 min
Waurn Ponds 66 km 0:42 42 min 4.9 L
M1 6 km, 03 min
Wandana Heights 72 km 0:45 45 min 5.6 L
M1 2 km, 01 min
Highton 74 km 0:47 47 min 5.9 L
M1 4 km, 02 min
Herne Hill 78 km 0:49 49 min 6.1 L
M1 3 km, 01 min
Bell Post Hill 81 km 0:51 51 min 6.4 L
M1 10 km, 06 min
Lara 92 km 0:57 57 min 6.6 L
M1 25 km, 14 min
Werribee 116 km 1:12 1 h 12 min 8.6 L
M1 10 km, 05 min
Hoppers Crossing 126 km 1:18 1 h 18 min 10.0 L
M1 25 km, 17 min
Melbourne 151 km 1:35 1 h 35 min 12.0 L
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Colac 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
A1 M1 13 km, 09 min
Warncoort 13 km 0:09 09 min 1.0 L
M1 25 km, 15 min
Winchelsea 38 km 0:24 24 min 2.9 L
M1 27 km, 17 min
Waurn Ponds 66 km 0:42 42 min 4.9 L
M1 6 km, 03 min
Wandana Heights 72 km 0:45 45 min 5.6 L
M1 2 km, 01 min
Highton 74 km 0:46 46 min 5.9 L
M1 4 km, 02 min
Herne Hill 78 km 0:49 49 min 6.1 L
M1 3 km, 01 min
Bell Post Hill 81 km 0:51 51 min 6.4 L
M1 10 km, 06 min
Lara 92 km 0:57 57 min 6.6 L
M1 25 km, 14 min
Werribee 116 km 1:12 1 h 12 min 8.6 L
M1 10 km, 05 min
Hoppers Crossing 126 km 1:18 1 h 18 min 10.0 L
M1 2 km, 00 min
Williams Landing 128 km 1:19 1 h 19 min 10.2 L
M1 3 km, 01 min
Laverton 131 km 1:21 1 h 21 min 10.3 L
M1 4 km, 02 min
Laverton North 135 km 1:23 1 h 23 min 10.7 L
M1 2 km, 01 min
Altona North 137 km 1:24 1 h 24 min 11.0 L
M1 2 km, 01 min
Brooklyn 139 km 1:26 1 h 26 min 11.0 L
M1 3 km, 01 min
Yarraville 142 km 1:27 1 h 27 min 11.3 L
M1 1 km, 00 min
Spotswood 143 km 1:28 1 h 28 min 11.4 L
M1 3 km, 02 min
Port Melbourne 146 km 1:30 1 h 30 min 11.4 L
M1 3 km, 02 min
South Wharf 149 km 1:32 1 h 32 min 11.9 L
30 1 km, 01 min
Docklands 150 km 1:33 1 h 33 min 11.9 L
50 1 km, 02 min
Melbourne 151 km 1:35 1 h 35 min 12.0 L

Frequently Asked Questions

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

Fuel cost: 21.5 AUD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 151 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.78 AUD / L)

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How long is a car ride from Colac to Melbourne?

Driving time: 1 h 36 min

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

  • 135 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 1 h 20 min
  • 3 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 1 min
  • 6 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 4 min
  • 3 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 3 min
  • 3 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 3 min
  • 1 km with a maximum speed 40 km/h = 1 min

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

How far is Colac to Melbourne by land?

The distance between Colac and Melbourne is 151 km by road including 141 km on motorways.

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

How far is Colac to Melbourne by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Colac and Melbourne is 134 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 Colac and Melbourne respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Colac from Melbourne by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 10 min to cover the distance of 134 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 36 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 Colac to Melbourne?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 33 min to cover the distance of 134 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 38 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 Colac and Melbourne?

The halfway point between Colac and Melbourne is Highton. It is located about 2 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Highton to Colac is 74 km and driving will take about 46 min. The road between Highton and Melbourne has length 77 km and will take approximately 49 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • Herne Hill is in 78 km from Colac and 73 km from Melbourne
  • Wandana Heights is in 72 km from Colac and 79 km from Melbourne
  • Bell Post Hill is in 81 km from Colac and 70 km from Melbourne

Where is Colac in relation to Melbourne?

Colac is located 134 km south-west of Melbourne.

Colac has geographic coordinates: latitude -38.33998, longitude 143.58585.

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

Which highway goes from Colac to Melbourne?

The route from Colac to Melbourne follows M1.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • A1: 4 km
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