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


Flight time from Beijing to Sydney is 11 hours 40 minutes

Non-Stop flight duration from PEK to SYD is 11 hours 40 minutes (Operated by Air China)

The nearest airport to Beijing, is Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) and the nearest airport to Sydney, is Kingsford Smith Airport (SYD)

Distance from Beijing to Sydney is approximately 8960 kilometers.

Flights from Beijing to Sydney • Airlines & Flight Duration

Flights operated by major airlines departing from Beijing arrive at Kingsford Smith Airport. Sydney has 1 international airport and 1 medium airports.

Airline & JourneyDuration
Air China
11 hrs 40 mins

Flight time from Beijing to Sydney via Fuzhou • PEK to SYD via FOC

Flight duration from Beijing Capital International Airport to Kingsford Smith Airport via Fuzhou Airport, China on Xiamen Airlines flight is 13 hours 35 minutes

PEK to FOC 2 hrs 45 mins
FOC Waiting Time 1 hr 30 mins
FOC to SYD 9 hrs 20 mins
Total Duration: 13 hrs 35 mins

Flight time from Beijing to Sydney via Shanghai • PEK to SYD via SHA

Flight duration from Beijing Capital International Airport to Kingsford Smith Airport via Hongqiao Airport, China on China Eastern Airlines flight is 19 hours 15 minutes

PEK to SHA 2 hrs 15 mins
SHA Waiting Time 6 hrs 20 mins
SHA to SYD 10 hrs 40 mins
Total Duration: 19 hrs 15 mins

How long does it take to fly from Beijing to Sydney?

Non-stop flight time from Beijing to Sydney is around 11 hours 45 minutes.

Fastest one-stop flight between Beijing and Sydney takes close to 13 hours . However, some airlines could take as long as 37 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

This is the average non-stop flight time from any of the 2 airports in Beijing to one of the 2 major airports that serves Sydney.

Apparantly, connecting flights and direct flights with stopover take longer time than non-stop flights. In such cases, Beijing - Sydney flight time depend on the layover destination specified by your airline or the one you choose while booking your ticket.

Waiting time at intermediate airports could be anywhere between 45 mins to 24 hrs .

Flight time from Beijing, China to airports near Sydney, Australia

Direct flight and one stop flight time from Beijing Capital International Airport, Beijing to airports nearest to Sydney is given in the table below

Journey ToStops & Duration
Canberra, Canberra Airport
14 hrs 50 mins
1 Stop

Airlines operating flights between Beijing and Sydney

Beijing time is 3 hours behind Sydney


Current time in Beijing, China : Mon, 18 Feb, 2019,
Beijing Timezone: CST (+08:00)

08:47 AM

Current time in Sydney, Australia :, Mon, 18 Feb, 2019,
Sydney Timezone: AEDT (+11:00)

11:47 AM

PEK to SYD Flight - Beijing Airport to Sydney Airport Flight Route Map

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

Find flying time from Beijing Capital International Airport or Beijing or any other airport or city in China to various other destinations around the world using this flight time calculator.

A list of major Cities/Airports around the world is given below. Click on any of the airport names given below to find the flight distance from Beijing to those airports.