Distance between Perth and Melbourne

The distance from Perth to Melbourne is 3,418 kilometers by road including 269 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 38 hours and 10 minutes and goes through Port Augusta, Murray Bridge, Horsham, Ascot, South Guildford, Greenmount and Glen Forrest.

Shortest distance by air 2,722 km ✈️
Car route length 3,418 km 🚗
Driving time 38 h 10 min
Fuel amount 273.5 L
Fuel cost 434.8 AUD
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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Perth 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
65 94 9 km, 08 min
Ascot 9 km 0:08 08 min 0.7 L
94 5 km, 04 min
South Guildford 14 km 0:12 12 min 1.0 L
94 8 km, 05 min
Greenmount 22 km 0:18 18 min 1.6 L
94 5 km, 04 min
Glen Forrest 28 km 0:22 22 min 2.0 L
94 6 km, 04 min
Mundaring 34 km 0:27 27 min 2.6 L
94 A1 2,355 km, 26 h 22 min
Port Augusta 2,388 km 26:49 26 h 49 min 190.8 L
A1 380 km, 4 h 10 min
Murray Bridge 2,768 km 30:59 30 h 59 min 221.1 L
M1 A8 342 km, 3 h 54 min
Horsham 3,110 km 34:54 34 h 54 min 247.6 L
A8 M8 310 km, 3 h 16 min
Melbourne 3,420 km 38:10 38 h 10 min 273.5 L
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Perth 0 km 0:00 00 min 0.0 L
65 94 9 km, 08 min
Ascot 9 km 0:08 08 min 0.7 L
94 5 km, 04 min
South Guildford 14 km 0:12 12 min 1.0 L
94 8 km, 05 min
Greenmount 22 km 0:18 18 min 1.6 L
94 5 km, 04 min
Glen Forrest 28 km 0:22 22 min 2.0 L
94 6 km, 04 min
Mundaring 34 km 0:27 27 min 2.6 L
94 4 km, 03 min
Sawyers Valley 38 km 0:30 30 min 2.8 L
94 4 km, 02 min
Stonehouse 41 km 0:33 33 min 3.3 L
94 9 km, 06 min
Beechina 50 km 0:39 39 min 4.0 L
94 15 km, 09 min
Bakers Hill 65 km 0:49 49 min 4.0 L
94 17 km, 11 min
Clackline 81 km 1:00 1 h 00 min 6.3 L
94 30 km, 20 min
Grass Valley 112 km 1:20 1 h 20 min 8.5 L
94 21 km, 13 min
Meckering 132 km 1:34 1 h 34 min 10.4 L
94 21 km, 14 min
Cunderdin 154 km 1:48 1 h 48 min 10.8 L
94 33 km, 22 min
Tammin 187 km 2:11 2 h 11 min 13.8 L
94 17 km, 11 min
Kellerberrin 204 km 2:23 2 h 23 min 16.0 L
94 14 km, 09 min
Doodlakine 218 km 2:33 2 h 33 min 16.8 L
94 24 km, 16 min
Hines Hill 242 km 2:49 2 h 49 min 18.2 L
94 33 km, 23 min
Merredin 275 km 3:12 3 h 12 min 20.5 L
94 70 km, 47 min
Moorine Rock 345 km 4:00 4 h 00 min 27.4 L
94 29 km, 19 min
Southern Cross 374 km 4:19 4 h 19 min 27.8 L
94 340 km, 3 h 48 min
Norseman 715 km 8:08 8 h 08 min 55.7 L
94 1 175 km, 1 h 56 min
Balladonia Roadhouse 890 km 10:05 10 h 05 min 68.2 L
1 120 km, 1 h 20 min
Caiguna Roadhouse 1,010 km 11:25 11 h 25 min 74.3 L
1 120 km, 1 h 20 min
Cocklebiddy Roadhouse 1,130 km 12:45 12 h 45 min 87.3 L
1 116 km, 1 h 17 min
Madura 1,246 km 14:03 14 h 03 min 99.6 L
1 118 km, 1 h 18 min
Mundrabilla Roadhouse 1,364 km 15:21 15 h 21 min 104.6 L
1 64 km, 42 min
Eucla 1,428 km 16:04 16 h 04 min 114.2 L
1 12 km, 08 min
Border Village Roadhouse 1,440 km 16:12 16 h 12 min 115.2 L
1 A1 264 km, 2 h 55 min
Yalata 1,704 km 19:08 19 h 08 min 128.5 L
A1 126 km, 1 h 24 min
Penong 1,830 km 20:32 20 h 32 min 144.9 L
A1 100 km, 1 h 07 min
Ceduna 1,930 km 21:39 21 h 39 min 147.8 L
A1 105 km, 1 h 10 min
Wirrulla 2,034 km 22:50 22 h 50 min 160.9 L
A1 40 km, 26 min
Poochera 2,074 km 23:16 23 h 16 min 164.6 L
A1 35 km, 23 min
Minnipa 2,109 km 23:40 23 h 40 min 167.3 L
A1 20 km, 13 min
Wudinna 2,129 km 23:53 23 h 53 min 170.2 L
A1 26 km, 17 min
Kyancutta 2,155 km 24:11 24 h 11 min 170.4 L
A1 94 km, 1 h 02 min
Kimba 2,249 km 25:14 25 h 14 min 174.4 L
A1 139 km, 1 h 34 min
Port Augusta 2,388 km 26:48 26 h 48 min 190.8 L
A1 81 km, 54 min
Napperby 2,469 km 27:43 27 h 43 min 197.1 L
A1 11 km, 07 min
Warnertown 2,480 km 27:50 27 h 50 min 198.3 L
A1 15 km, 10 min
Crystal Brook 2,495 km 28:01 28 h 01 min 198.8 L
A1 10 km, 06 min
Merriton 2,505 km 28:07 28 h 07 min 200.4 L
A1 11 km, 07 min
Redhill 2,516 km 28:15 28 h 15 min 200.4 L
A1 32 km, 21 min
Snowtown 2,549 km 28:36 28 h 36 min 202.8 L
A1 19 km, 12 min
Lochiel 2,568 km 28:49 28 h 49 min 205.0 L
A1 27 km, 18 min
Port Wakefield 2,595 km 29:07 29 h 07 min 205.9 L
A1 27 km, 18 min
Wild Horse Plains 2,622 km 29:26 29 h 26 min 209.5 L
A1 11 km, 07 min
Dublin 2,634 km 29:33 29 h 33 min 210.4 L
A1 9 km, 06 min
Lower Light 2,643 km 29:39 29 h 39 min 211.4 L
A1 10 km, 06 min
Two Wells 2,653 km 29:46 29 h 46 min 212.0 L
A1 15 km, 09 min
Waterloo Corner 2,667 km 29:55 29 h 55 min 212.6 L
A1 M2 26 km, 18 min
North Adelaide 2,693 km 30:14 30 h 14 min 215.4 L
R1 7 km, 06 min
Glen Osmond 2,700 km 30:20 30 h 20 min 215.9 L
A1 M1 2 km, 01 min
Mount Osmond 2,702 km 30:22 30 h 22 min 216.1 L
M1 7 km, 04 min
Crafers 2,709 km 30:26 30 h 26 min 216.6 L
M1 1 km, 00 min
Stirling 2,710 km 30:27 30 h 27 min 216.7 L
M1 5 km, 02 min
Bridgewater 2,715 km 30:29 30 h 29 min 217.0 L
M1 7 km, 03 min
Hahndorf 2,722 km 30:33 30 h 33 min 217.5 L
M1 10 km, 05 min
Littlehampton 2,732 km 30:39 30 h 39 min 218.0 L
M1 36 km, 19 min
Murray Bridge 2,768 km 30:59 30 h 59 min 221.1 L
M1 A1 22 km, 14 min
Tailem Bend 2,790 km 31:13 31 h 13 min 222.1 L
A1 A8 35 km, 23 min
Coomandook 2,825 km 31:37 31 h 37 min 225.9 L
A8 6 km, 04 min
Yumali 2,831 km 31:41 31 h 41 min 226.4 L
A8 8 km, 05 min
Ki Ki 2,839 km 31:46 31 h 46 min 226.9 L
A8 14 km, 09 min
Coonalpyn 2,852 km 31:56 31 h 56 min 227.3 L
A8 17 km, 11 min
Culburra 2,869 km 32:07 32 h 07 min 229.4 L
A8 14 km, 09 min
Tintinara 2,884 km 32:17 32 h 17 min 229.7 L
A8 32 km, 21 min
Keith 2,915 km 32:39 32 h 39 min 231.7 L
A8 29 km, 19 min
Wirrega 2,944 km 32:58 32 h 58 min 234.8 L
A8 21 km, 14 min
Bordertown 2,966 km 33:13 33 h 13 min 236.3 L
A8 32 km, 21 min
Lillimur 2,997 km 33:35 33 h 35 min 239.8 L
A8 6 km, 04 min
Kaniva 3,003 km 33:39 33 h 39 min 239.8 L
A8 29 km, 20 min
Nhill 3,033 km 34:00 34 h 00 min 240.7 L
A8 43 km, 29 min
Dimboola 3,076 km 34:30 34 h 30 min 244.6 L
A8 34 km, 23 min
Horsham 3,110 km 34:53 34 h 53 min 247.6 L
A8 52 km, 35 min
Dadswells Bridge 3,162 km 35:29 35 h 29 min 252.5 L
A8 25 km, 17 min
Stawell 3,187 km 35:46 35 h 46 min 254.5 L
A8 12 km, 08 min
Great Western 3,198 km 35:55 35 h 55 min 255.8 L
A8 17 km, 12 min
Ararat 3,216 km 36:07 36 h 07 min 256.6 L
A8 M8 69 km, 42 min
Burrumbeet 3,284 km 36:50 36 h 50 min 262.7 L
M8 13 km, 07 min
Miners Rest 3,297 km 36:57 36 h 57 min 263.3 L
M8 7 km, 03 min
Invermay Park 3,305 km 37:01 37 h 01 min 264.3 L
M8 7 km, 04 min
Brown Hill 3,312 km 37:05 37 h 05 min 264.7 L
M8 4 km, 02 min
Leigh Creek 3,316 km 37:08 37 h 08 min 265.2 L
M8 23 km, 12 min
Ballan 3,338 km 37:20 37 h 20 min 266.4 L
M8 13 km, 07 min
Myrniong 3,351 km 37:27 37 h 27 min 267.9 L
M8 5 km, 02 min
Pentland Hills 3,356 km 37:30 37 h 30 min 268.4 L
M8 5 km, 02 min
Darley 3,361 km 37:32 37 h 32 min 268.7 L
M8 5 km, 02 min
Bacchus Marsh 3,366 km 37:35 37 h 35 min 269.1 L
M8 4 km, 01 min
Hopetoun Park 3,370 km 37:37 37 h 37 min 269.5 L
M8 1 km, 00 min
Brookfield 3,371 km 37:38 37 h 38 min 269.7 L
M8 3 km, 01 min
Melton West 3,374 km 37:39 37 h 39 min 269.7 L
M8 4 km, 02 min
Melton 3,378 km 37:41 37 h 41 min 270.1 L
M8 2 km, 01 min
Melton South 3,379 km 37:42 37 h 42 min 270.3 L
M8 6 km, 03 min
Rockbank 3,386 km 37:46 37 h 46 min 270.4 L
M8 9 km, 05 min
Ravenhall 3,395 km 37:51 37 h 51 min 271.3 L
M8 5 km, 02 min
Derrimut 3,399 km 37:54 37 h 54 min 271.8 L
M8 3 km, 01 min
Sunshine West 3,402 km 37:56 37 h 56 min 272.1 L
M80 2 km, 01 min
Laverton North 3,405 km 37:57 37 h 57 min 272.3 L
M80 3 km, 01 min
Brooklyn 3,407 km 37:59 37 h 59 min 272.4 L
M1 3 km, 01 min
Yarraville 3,410 km 38:00 38 h 00 min 272.8 L
M1 1 km, 00 min
Spotswood 3,411 km 38:01 38 h 01 min 272.9 L
M1 3 km, 02 min
Port Melbourne 3,414 km 38:03 38 h 03 min 272.9 L
M1 3 km, 02 min
South Wharf 3,417 km 38:05 38 h 05 min 273.3 L
30 1 km, 01 min
Docklands 3,418 km 38:06 38 h 06 min 273.4 L
50 1 km, 02 min
Melbourne 3,420 km 38:08 38 h 08 min 273.5 L

Frequently Asked Questions

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

Fuel cost: 434.8 AUD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 3,418 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.59 AUD / L)

You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.

How long is a car ride from Perth to Melbourne?

Driving time: 38 h 10 min

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

  • 207 km with a maximum speed 110 km/h = 1 h 52 min
  • 43 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 26 min
  • 2,976 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 33 h 3 min
  • 116 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 1 h 27 min
  • 2 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 1 min
  • 58 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 58 min
  • 15 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 17 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 Perth to Melbourne by land?

The distance between Perth and Melbourne is 3,418 km by road including 269 km on motorways.

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

How far is Perth to Melbourne by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Perth and Melbourne is 2,722 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 Perth and Melbourne respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Perth from Melbourne by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 3 h 24 min to cover the distance of 2,722 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 12 h 22 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 Perth to Melbourne?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 11 h 20 min to cover the distance of 2,722 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 12 h 57 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 Perth and Melbourne?

The halfway point between Perth and Melbourne is Yalata. It is located about 5 km from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Yalata to Perth is 1,704 km and driving will take about 19 h 8 min. The road between Yalata and Melbourne has length 1,715 km and will take approximately 19 h 2 min.

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Where is Perth in relation to Melbourne?

Perth is located 2,722 km west of Melbourne.

Perth has geographic coordinates: latitude -31.95271, longitude 115.86048.

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

Which highway goes from Perth to Melbourne?

The route from Perth to Melbourne follows A1, 1, 94, A8, M8.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • M1: 79 km
  • M2: 19 km
  • B57: 10 km
  • R1: 7 km
  • M80: 3 km
  • 8: 2 km
  • A2: 2 km
  • 3: 2 km
  • A200: 1 km
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