Melbourne to Johannesburg Flight Duration

Find flight duration times from Melbourne to Johannesburg, compare live flight prices and book your tickets.

What is the flight duration from Melbourne to Johannesburg?
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Average flight time is 12 hours 35 minutes

The fastest flight time from Melbourne to Johannesburg is 12 hours 35 minutes

Melbourne to Johannesburg flight duration breakdown

Average flight duration 12 hours 35 minutes
Shortest flight duration Not available
Longest flight duration Not available
The average flight time from Melbourne to Johannesburg is 12 hours 35 minutes. However, the duration of flights can differ depending on weather conditions, flight path and congestion in the air. This means individual flight times can be quicker, but on occasion, they can also be longer.

The distance from Melbourne to Johannesburg is 6,417 miles / 10,327 km

Melbourne airports

Melbourne has 2 airports: Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Melbourne Avalon Airport (AVV).

If you don't fancy flying from Melbourne there are a number of airports nearby that fly to Johannesburg: Burnie Airport (BWT), Mount Gambier Airport (MGB), Launceston Airport (LST), Canberra International Airport (CBR) and Hobart International Airport (HBA).

Johannesburg airports

Johannesburg has 1 airport: Johannesburg OR Tambo International Airport (JNB)

If you don't fancy flying from Johannesburg there are a number of airports nearby that fly to Melbourne: Durban King Shaka International Airport (DUR), Port Elizabeth Airport (PLZ) and Cape Town International Airport (CPT).

We found some additional routes that may be of interest to you: Adelaide to Johannesburg, Sydney to Johannesburg, Brisbane to Johannesburg, Perth to Johannesburg, Melbourne to South Africa, Sydney to Durban, Australia to South Africa and Sydney to Cape Town.

Melbourne & Johannesburg local times and timezones

Melbourne
AEST +10:00
SAST +02:00
Johannesburg
Melbourne, Australia is 8 hours ahead of Johannesburg, South Africa

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Melbourne to Johannesburg FAQs

How long does it take to fly from Melbourne to Johannesburg?

On average, the flight time from Melbourne to Johannesburg is 12 hours 35 minutes. But remember, flight times can vary slightly depending on weather conditions, flight path and congestion in the air.

This means that your flight from Melbourne to Johannesburg could be longer or shorter than the average flight time.

What is the distance between Melbourne and Johannesburg?

The distance between Melbourne and Johannesburg is 6,417 miles or 10,327 km.

What is the shortest flight duration from Melbourne to Johannesburg?

The shortest flight time from Melbourne to Johannesburg is 12 hours 35 minutes. However, flight times can vary depending on weather conditions, air congestion and flight path, so this time is never guaranteed.

Can I fly from Melbourne to Johannesburg?

The average flight time from Melbourne to Johannesburg is 12 hours 35 minutes. Nearby airports to consider flying from include: Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Melbourne Avalon Airport (AVV). Check ticket prices and review carrier requirements carefully before booking your trip.

What is the timezone difference between Melbourne and Johannesburg?

The time zone difference between Melbourne and Johannesburg is 8 hours.