The cheapest times to fly from HKG to MEL are

  • February 5th to March 25th
  • May 7th to June 3rd
  • August 13th to December 2nd (except the weeks of September 24th and October 1st)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from HKG to MEL is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $846 for Saturday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $297 for Monday flights around late August to early September.


When to Fly to Melbourne

Flying from Hong Kong (HKG) to Melbourne (MEL) will usually cost between $360 to $684 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $343. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $722. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $379 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $466 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HKG to MEL flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the HKG to MEL route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

HKG to MEL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HKG to MEL flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Hong Kong. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.06, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $47 (9%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $460. Return trip prices are from the MEL to HKG flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from HKG to MEL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 16 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from HKG to MEL? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 40 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Air France, Air New Zealand, Air Niugini, Asiana, Bangkok Airways, Cambodia Angkor Air, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, Cebu Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Emirates, Ethiopian, EVA Air, Fiji Airways, Finnair, Firefly, Garuda Indonesia, Hainan, Hong Kong Airlines, JAL, Malaysia Airlines, Malindo Air, Oman Air, Philippine Airlines, Qantas, Qatar Airways, Royal Brunei, Royal Jordanian, Scoot, Sichuan Airlines, Singapore Airlines, SriLankan, THAI, Turkish Airlines, Vietnam Airlines, Virgin Australia, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Melbourne International Airport to Hong Kong International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4605 miles or 7411 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from HKG to MEL?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HKG to MEL flight is about 9 hour 16 minutes.

How many flights go between Hong Kong and Melbourne?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 104 available flights from HKG to MEL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code HKG
Origination airport name Hong Kong International Airport
City Hong Kong
Country Hong Kong
Latitude 22.3
Longitude 113.9

Return Airport

Destination code MEL
Destination airport name Melbourne International Airport
City Melbourne
Country Australia
Latitude -37.7
Longitude 144.8


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