If you are actually flying from Chennai, India to Melbourne, Australia or if you are just curious to know the flight time between Chennai and Melbourne, this page will give you the information you are looking for.

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Chennai Melbourne

Flight time from Chennai to Melbourne is 13 hours

One stop flight time from MAA to MEL via SIN is 13 hours (Operated by Jet Airways)

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

There are very few non-stop flights from Chennai to Melbourne. Therefore, you'll have to take connecting flights. In such cases, flight time depend on the stopover destination specified by your airline or the one you choose while booking your ticket.

Fastest one-stop flight between Chennai and Melbourne takes close to 13 hours . However, some airlines could take as long as 39 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

Waiting time at intermediate airports could be anywhere between 1 hr to 24 hrs .

The nearest airport to Chennai, is Chennai International Airport (MAA) and the nearest airport to Melbourne, is Tullamarine Airport (MEL)

Distance from Chennai to Melbourne is approximately 8780 kilometers.

Flight time from Chennai to Melbourne via Singapore • MAA to MEL via SIN

Flight duration from Chennai International Airport to Tullamarine Airport via Changi Airport, Singapore on Air India Limited flight is 14 hours 5 minutes

Air India Limited
Total flight duration
14 hours 5 minutes
MAA to SIN → 4 hours 10 minutes
SIN Stop 2 hours 30 minutes
SIN to MEL → 7 hours 25 minutes

Flight time from Chennai to Melbourne via Hong Kong • MAA to MEL via HKG

Flight duration from Chennai International Airport to Tullamarine Airport via Hong Kong International Airport, China on Cathay Pacific flight is 29 hours 20 minutes

Cathay Pacific
Total flight duration
29 hours 20 minutes
MAA to HKG → 5 hours 15 minutes
HKG Stop 12 hours 45 minutes
HKG to MEL → 11 hours 20 minutes

Airlines operating flights between Chennai and Melbourne

Chennai time is 5 hours 30 minutes behind Melbourne

Current time in Chennai, India : Fri, 27 Nov, 2015, 10:02 AM,
Chennai Timezone: IST (+05:30)

Current time in Melbourne, Australia :, Fri, 27 Nov, 2015, 03:32 PM +11:00,
Melbourne Timezone: AEDT (+11:00)

MAA to MEL Flight - Chennai Airport to Melbourne Airport Flight Route Map

Location of Chennai Airport & Melbourne Airport is given below. Click the map to view Chennai to Melbourne flight path and travel direction.

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