South Africa to Melbourne flight duration

What is the flight time from South Africa to Melbourne

Planning a trip or just interested to find out the flight time between South Africa, South Africa and Melbourne, Australia?

Flight duration from South Africa to Melbourne

Depart
CPT
Arrive
AVV

The flight time from South Africa to Melbourne is 12 hours 34 minutes.

A direct flight from South Africa (CPT) to Melbourne (AVV) has a duration of 12 hours 34 minutes.

A distance of 6,414 miles / 10,323 km.

Related: Return journey Melbourne to South Africa flight duration

Be prepared, as flight times can change depending on many factors such as, weather condition, wind speed, flight path and congestion in the air. Due to these factors the actual flight time could be less than 12 hours 34 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.

South Africa to Melbourne flight time via Griffith | PLZ to AVV via MDW

South Africa to Griffith
16 hours 49 minutes
Griffith to Melbourne
18 hours 59 minutes
Total flight time (time flying in the air)
35 hours 48 minutes

The total journey time will vary depending on the wait between flights

South Africa to Melbourne flight time via Launceston | PLZ to AVV via LST

South Africa to Launceston
12 hours 24 minutes
Launceston to Melbourne
1 hours 09 minutes
Total flight time (time flying in the air)
13 hours 33 minutes

The total journey time will vary depending on the wait between flights

Just remember indirect flights will always take longer than a direct flight as you are landing and taking off from at least one extra airport and taking off and landing is the most time comsuming part of any flight and is done at much lower speeds.

The total travel time of a indirect / multi-stop flight from South Africa to Melbourne can vary greatly depending on what route you take to get to Melbourne and how long you have to wait for your connecting flight.

Flights from South Africa to Melbourne | Airports, Distances & Flight Duration

South Africa to Melbourne flight time information

  • The average flight time from South Africa to Melbourne is 12 hours 34 minutes
  • Distance from South Africa to Melbourne is 6,414 miles / 10,323 km
  • South Africa is served by 1 airports Cape Town International Airport
  • Melbourne is served by 2 airports Melbourne Avalon Airport , Melbourne Airport
  • The currency in Melbourne, Australia is the Australian Dollars

Airlines flying between South Africa and Melbourne

Most popular airlines that fly the route between South Africa and Melbourne

Air China
Air China
China Airlines
China Airlines
Ryanair
Ryanair
Deer Jet
Deer Jet
Malaysia Airlines
Malaysia Airlines
Thai Airways
Thai Airways
Wizz Air
Wizz Air

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South Africa & Melbourne local time and timezones

Melbourne, Australia time is 8 hours ahead of South Africa, South Africa

Date and time in South Africa, South Africa:
07:46 Sat, 21 Sep, 2019,
Johannesburg Timezone: SAST (+02:00)

Date and time in Melbourne, Australia:
15:46 Sat, 21 Sep, 2019,
Melbourne Timezone: AEST (+10:00)

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