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.


Flight time from Chennai to Melbourne is 13 hours 5 minutes

One stop flight time from MAA to MEL via SIN is 13 hours 5 minutes (Operated by Jet Airways)

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 Bangkok • MAA to MEL via BKK

Flight duration from Chennai International Airport to Tullamarine Airport via Suvarnabhumi International Airport, Thailand on Thai Airways International flight is 14 hours 20 minutes

MAA to BKK 3 hrs 25 mins
BKK Waiting Time 1 hr 45 mins
BKK to MEL 9 hrs 10 mins
Total Duration: 14 hrs 20 mins

Flight time from Chennai to Melbourne via Dubai • MAA to MEL via DXB

Flight duration from Chennai International Airport to Tullamarine Airport via Dubai Airport, United Arab Emirates on Emirates Airline flight is 27 hours 25 minutes

MAA to DXB 4 hrs 35 mins
DXB Waiting Time 9 hrs 30 mins
DXB to MEL 13 hrs 20 mins
Total Duration: 27 hrs 25 mins

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 41 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

Waiting time at intermediate airports could be anywhere between 1 hr to 25 hrs .

Airlines operating flights between Chennai and Melbourne

Chennai time is 5 hours 30 minutes behind Melbourne


Current time in Chennai, India : Sun, 21 Jan, 2018,
Chennai Timezone: IST (+05:30)

04:36 AM

Current time in Melbourne, Australia :, Sun, 21 Jan, 2018,
Melbourne Timezone: AEDT (+11:00)

10:06 AM

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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