Distance between Stratford and Merimbula
The distance from Stratford to Merimbula is 350 kilometers by road. Road takes approximately 4 hours and 2 minutes and goes through Bairnsdale, Orbost, Eden and Pambula.
Shortest distance by air  277 km ✈️ 
Car route length  350 km 🚗 
Driving time  4 h 2 min 
Fuel amount  28 L 
Fuel cost  49.9 AUD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Stratford  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
A1 19 km, 12 min


Perry Bridge  19 km  12 min  1.2 L  
A1 34 km, 23 min


Bairnsdale  52 km  36 min  4.0 L  
A1 B500 24 km, 17 min


Bruthen  76 km  53 min  6.0 L  
B500 C620 32 km, 21 min


Nowa Nowa  108 km  1 h 15 min  8.3 L  
A1 37 km, 24 min


Orbost  145 km  1 h 40 min  11.1 L  
A1 68 km, 45 min


Cann River  213 km  2 h 26 min  16.7 L  
A1 115 km, 1 h 17 min


Eden  328 km  3 h 44 min  25.5 L  
A1 16 km, 12 min


Pambula  344 km  3 h 56 min  27.4 L  
A1 7 km, 06 min


Merimbula  350 km  4 h 02 min  27.6 L 
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Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Stratford to Merimbula?
Fuel cost: 49.9 AUD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 350 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.78 AUD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Stratford to Merimbula?
Driving time: 4 h 2 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 313 km with a maximum speed 90 km/h = 3 h 28 min
 15 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 11 min
 4 km with a maximum speed 70 km/h = 3 min
 11 km with a maximum speed 60 km/h = 11 min
 6 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 6 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Stratford to Merimbula by land?
The distance between Stratford and Merimbula is 350 km by road.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Stratford and Merimbula respectively.
How far is Stratford to Merimbula by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Stratford and Merimbula is 277 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 Stratford and Merimbula respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Stratford from Merimbula by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 20 min to cover the distance of 277 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 15 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 Stratford to Merimbula?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 1 h 9 min to cover the distance of 277 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 19 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 Stratford and Merimbula?
The halfway point between Stratford and Merimbula is Cabbage Tree Creek. It is located about 7 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from Cabbage Tree Creek to Stratford is 168 km and driving will take about 1 h 55 min. The road between Cabbage Tree Creek and Merimbula has length 183 km and will take approximately 2 h 6 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Stratford in relation to Merimbula?
Stratford is located 277 km southwest of Merimbula.
Stratford has geographic coordinates: latitude 37.96895, longitude 147.08081.
Merimbula has geographic coordinates: latitude 36.8882, longitude 149.90985.
Which highway goes from Stratford to Merimbula?
The route from Stratford to Merimbula follows A1.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 C620: 29 km
 B500: 23 km
 9: 6 km