The flight time from Melbourne, Australia to Hong Kong is:

9 hours, 41 minutes

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Flying time from Melbourne, Australia to Hong Kong

The total flight duration from Melbourne, Australia to Hong Kong is 9 hours, 41 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 Melbourne, Australia and Hong Kong.

The calculation of flight time is based on the straight line flight distance from Melbourne, Australia to Hong Kong ("as the crow flies"), which is about 4,591 miles or 7 389 kilometers.

Your trip begins in Melbourne, Australia.
It ends in Hong Kong.

Your flight direction from Melbourne, Australia to Hong Kong is Northwest (-31 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.

Taking the cab and driving around Hong Kong can be frustrating because of the heavy and often chaotic traffic. There are many ways to get around Hong Kong fairly fast and cheap. Hong Kong's infrastructure is on par with most other developed cities in the world.

Visitors have the option to take Hong Kong trams in Hong Kong Island, take the ferries that connects between Hong Kong Island, Kowloon and the outlying islands (Lamma Island, Lantau Island, Cheung Chau and Peng Chau). Or use the extensive MTR system that service over 87 stations and 68 Light Rail Stops including Guangzhou and Shenzhen, China.

The MTR was started in 1979 and has expanded to the New Territories, Lantau Island, Central and Causeway Bay. It has 9 main commuter lines, a fleet of buses and express rail link to and from the airport. According to MTR Hong Kong, they have 99% on time record including fast and convenient connections through Hong Kong. Check out their website at

Hong Kong Tramways has the world's largest fleet of double-decker tramcars. The trams are found in Hong Kong Island and each trip is HK$2.30 (around $0.30). Enjoy the sights of the island, see the crowd crossing the many streets and take in the aroma from restaurants while riding on the tram. We recommend getting the front row seats in the upper deck.

Melbourne, Australia

City: Melbourne
State: Victoria
Country: Australia
Category: cities

Hong Kong

Country: Hong Kong
Continent: Asia
Category: countries

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