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

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New York

Flight time from Melbourne to New York is 4 hours 31 minutes

One stop flight time from MLB to JFK via ATL is 4 hours 31 minutes (Operated by Delta Air Lines)

The nearest airport to Melbourne, is Tullamarine Airport (MEL) and the nearest airport to New York, is John F Kennedy International Airport (JFK)

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Distance from Melbourne to New York is approximately 16700 kilometers.

Flight time from Melbourne to New York via Atlanta, GA • MLB to JFK via ATL

Flight duration from Melbourne International Airport to John F Kennedy International Airport via Hartsfield-jackson Atlanta International Airport, United States on Delta Air Lines flight is 4 hours 35 minutes

Delta Air Lines MLB to ATL
1 hr 36 mins
 Waiting Time
49 mins
2 hrs 10 mins
Total Duration:
4 hrs 35 mins

Flight time from Melbourne to New York via Dubai • MEL to JFK via DXB

Flight duration from Tullamarine Airport to John F Kennedy International Airport via Dubai Airport, United Arab Emirates on Emirates Airline flight is 38 hours 15 minutes

Emirates Airline MEL to DXB
14 hrs 5 mins
 Waiting Time
9 hrs 30 mins
14 hrs 40 mins
Total Duration:
38 hrs 15 mins

How long does it take to fly from Melbourne to New York?

There are very few non-stop flights from Melbourne to New York. 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 Melbourne and New York takes close to 5 hours . However, some airlines could take as long as 50 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

Waiting time at intermediate airports could be anywhere between 36 mins to 24 hrs .

Flight time from Melbourne, Australia to airports near New York, United States

Direct flight and one stop flight time from Tullamarine Airport, Melbourne to airports nearest to New York is given in the table below

JourneyDestination AirportsDurationStops
MEL - BOS Boston, Logan International Airport 30 hrs 35 mins 1 Stop
MEL - LGA New York, La Guardia Airport 39 hrs 55 mins 1 Stop
MEL - BDL Windsor Locks, CT, Bradley International Airport 34 hrs 50 mins 1 Stop
MEL - EWR Newark, Newark Liberty International Airport 28 hrs 10 mins 1 Stop
MEL - PHL Philadelphia, Philadelphia International Airport 47 hrs 35 mins 1 Stop

Airlines operating flights between Melbourne and New York

Melbourne time is 16 hours ahead of New York

Current time in Melbourne, Australia : Thu, 21 Jan, 2021,
Melbourne Timezone: AEDT (+11:00)

05:08 PM

Current time in New York, United States :, Thu, 21 Jan, 2021,
New York Timezone: EST (-05:00)

01:08 AM

MEL to JFK Flight - Melbourne Airport to New York Airport Flight Route Map

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

Find flying time from Tullamarine Airport or Melbourne or any other airport or city in Australia 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 Melbourne to those airports.