Travel time from

Melbourne to Sydney

Average Travel Times are

4h 38min  -  13h 53min

Travel Distance

959.7 km

Travel time route map

It takes an average travel time of 5h 19mins to travel from Melbourne to Sydney, given the average speed of 180km/h and the distance of 959.7 km (596 miles)

Travel time by transport mode

Tranport Distance Time
Flight 859km (534 miles) 4h 38mins
Drive 906km (563 miles) 8h 57mins
Train 972km (604 miles) 11h 35mins
Bus 1063km (660 miles) 13h 53mins

Travel time by airplanes from Melbourne to Sydney

Air Plane Cruise Speed Max Speed
A300 59mins 57mins
A320 1h 1mins 57mins
A321 1h 2mins 58mins
A380 52mins 50mins
Boeing 707 53mins 51mins
Boeing 737 1h 6mins 1h 0mins
Boeing 747 57mins 54mins
Boeing 787 56mins 53mins
ATR 72 1h 52mins 1h 38mins

TIME TO DRIVE FROM Melbourne to Sydney

Speed (km/h) Speed (Ml/h) Duration
40 24.85 22h 39mins
50 31.07 18h 7mins
60 37.28 15h 6mins
80 49.71 11h 19mins
100 62.14 9h 3mins

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Melbourne - Sydney Info

Travel time from Southern Cross to Avalon Airport 52mins.

Travel time from AVV to SYD 1h 28mins.

Travel time from International Airport Station Platform 1 to St James Station Platform 1 18mins.

Travel time chart

How long does it take to get from Melbourne, Victoria, Australia and by air and road.