The flight time from Sydney, Australia to Bora Bora is:

7 hours, 56 minutes

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Flying time from Sydney, Australia to Bora Bora

The total flight duration from Sydney, Australia to Bora Bora is 7 hours, 56 minutes.

This assumes an average flight speed for a commercial airliner of 500 mph, which is equivalent to 805 km/h or 434 knots. It also adds an extra 30 minutes for take-off and landing. Your exact time may vary depending on wind speeds.

If you're planning a trip, remember to add more time for the plane to taxi between the gate and the airport runway. This measurement is only for the actual flying time. You should also factor in airport wait times and possible equipment or weather delays. If you're trying to figure out what time you'll arrive at the destination, you may want to see if there's a time difference between Sydney, Australia and Bora Bora.

The calculation of flight time is based on the straight line flight distance from Sydney, Australia to Bora Bora ("as the crow flies"), which is about 3,717 miles or 5 982 kilometers.

Your trip begins in Sydney, Australia.
It ends in Bora Bora, French Polynesia.

Your flight direction from Sydney, Australia to Bora Bora is East (86 degrees from North).

The flight time calculator measures the average flight duration between points. It uses the great circle formula to compute the travel mileage.

There are no direct flights from Sydney to Bora Bora. All international flights fly into Faa’a International Airport (PPT) in Papeete (Tahiti Island). Domestic flights are available from Papeete to Bora Bora. It takes about an hour to fly between Papeete to Bora Bora airport (BOB).

Bora Bora is one of the most romantic destinations in the world. Tahiti tourism board describes the island as the “center of the romantic universe” filled with luxury overwater bungalows with thatched roof perched on stilts. Instead of concrete surroundings, these accommodations are surrounded by crystal clear turquoise water with unobstructed views of the water and mountains.

Some of the top overwater bungalows in Bora Bora are Four Seasons Bora Bora, St. Regis Bora Bora, Hilton Bora Bora Nui Resort, Bora Bora Pearl Beach Resort, Le Meridien Bora Bora, Inter-Continental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa and Sofitel Bora Bora.

The best things to do while in Bora Bora is to swim and enjoy water sports in the warm turquoise water or relax on the white sandy beaches.

Sydney, Australia

City: Sydney
State: New South Wales
Country: Australia
Category: cities

Bora Bora

Island: Bora Bora
Country: French Polynesia
Category: islands

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