How to Travel from Sydney to Haikou

The straight distance between Sydney and Haikou is about 7,400 kilometers (4,600 miles). There are no direct flights between the two cities. So visitors need to make a layover on the way. The most convenient and time-saving layover airports are Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport and Xiamen Gaoqi International Airport. Visitors can take flight CZ326 departing at 10:25 on Sunday to Guangzhou or flight MF802 taking off at 11:50 on Thursday and Friday to Xiamen. Both flights take about 10 hours. It takes about 1.5 hours and 2 hours respectively from Guangzhou and Xiamen to Haikou. Taking the transfer time into consideration, at least 14.5 hours are needed for the long journey. In addition, the tables below show the full price. The discount varies with season and airline arrangement.

1. Sydney to Guangzhou to Haikou Flight: over 14.5h, CNY3,550-7,507 for Economy Class

There is only one flight flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport to Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport at 10:25 every Sunday. About 10 hours will be spent on the plane. After arriving in Guangzhou, you have 5 flights available during 20:35 to 23:20 and can reach Haikou in about 1.5 hours.

Sydney to Guangzhou  Guangzhou to Haikou   Available Date     Overall Duration  Ticket Price for Economy Class
CZ326: 10:25 – 18:10, 9h45min 5 flights available; duration 1.5h Sunday    Over 14.5h  CZ326: CNY3,000-5,617
Guangzhou to Haikou: CNY550-1,890

2. Sydney to Xiamen to Haikou Flight: over 15h, CNY3,300-7,170 for Economy Class

Visitors can also take flight MF802 to Xiamen first. It takes off from Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport at 11:50 on Thursday and Sunday and lands at Xiamen Gaoqi International Airport in about 10 hours. From Xiamen to Haikou, 4 flight are available every day. The fly time is 2 hours. A single trip takes at least CNY3,300 in total. The whole trip needs over 15 hours.

Sydney to Xiamen     Xiamen to Haikou    Available Date Overall Duration   Overall Price
MF802: 11:50 – 19:30, 9h40min 4 flights available; duration 2h   Thursday, Sunday 14h  CZ326: CNY2,800-5,830
Guangzhou to Haikou: CNY500-1,180

How to Travel Back from Haikou to Sydney

The most recommended transportation mean is to have a layover in Guangzhou/ Xiamen.

Over 15 flights are flying from Haikou Meilan International Airport to Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport every day. It takes CNY550-1,890 for Economy Class and 1.5 hours. The flight from Guangzhou to Sydney takes off at 19:40 on Saturday. The duration is 9 hours and 45 minutes. The tickets for first class costs around CNY55,000 and the economy class ticket is in great demand.

If you decide to transfer in Xiamen, about 10 flights can be chosen from Haikou Airport to Xiamen Gaoqi International Airport per day. It spends at least CNY560 and the fly time is 2 hours. For the latter half journey, you can take flight MF801 which departs at 22:30 every Wednesday and Saturday. A one-way trip needs 9h20min and CNY25,800 for first class ticket.

Sydney to Haikou Travel Tips

When is the Best Time to Visit Haikou?

October to May next year is the best time to visit Haikou. Tourists can stroll along the beach, enjoy the sea view, and play marine entertainment facilities. The attractions worth visiting in Haikou include the Holiday Beach, Qilou Old Street and Leiqiong Global Geopark.

Do Australians Need a Visa to Travel to Haikou?

Australian tourists with valid passports who are received by travel agencies established in Hainan can travel to Haikou without China visa and stay in the administrative region of Hainan Province for up to 30 days. If you want to stay there for a longer period of time, you need to apply for a visa in advance. After logging in to the Chinese Visa Center website, fill in and print out the application form. Then submit it together with the original passport and a copy of the passport data page to the visa center.

Chinese Visa Center in Sydney

Address: Level 1, 140 William Street, Woolloomooloo NSW 2011, Sydney, Australia
Metro: Kings Cross Station
Bus: 324, 325, L24 (Williams St at Bourke St Bus Station)
Opening Hours: 09:00 – 15:00, Monday to Friday
Telephone: +61-2-94758800
Fax: +61-2-94758899

Time Difference between Sydney and Haikou

Sydney and Haikou have a time difference of two hours. Sydney is 2 hours earlier than Haikou.

Money Exchange

The exchange rate of Australian dollar and RMB is as follows: 1 Australian Dollar (AUD)≈5 Chinese Yuan (CNY).

- Last modified on Jun. 08, 2021 -
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