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About Flights to Haikou

Summary info about Haikou flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price


Fastest flight time

17h 00m

Operated By

2 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Haikou from Australia in the last 72 hours is $1,816 (Sydney Kingsford Smith to Haikou Meilan Intl).
The fastest flight to Haikou from Australia takes 17h 00m (Sydney Kingsford Smith to Haikou Meilan Intl).
There are 2 airlines operating flights to Haikou, including China Eastern and China Southern.

When is the best time to fly to Haikou?

If you’re travelling from Sydney Kingsford Smith, Australia, to Haikou Meilan International, Haikou, you’ll be looking at a flight time of around 15-17 hours with two stops. The stopovers are usually in Melbourne and Guangzhou Baiyun. The longest flight time from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Haikou Meilan International can bump up to 39-40 hours with three stops at Singapore Changi, Phnom Penh Pochentong and Guangzhou Baiyun. If you’re departing from Melbourne, the shortest flight time is usually around 12-13 hours with only one stop at Guangzhou Baiyun, but it can also bump up to 32-33 hours with the same stopover.

Unfortunately, there are no direct flights from Australia to Haikou, Hainan, China. But you can find Haikou flight deals through momondo, from Qantas Airways and Southern China, that will drop your flight time to around 16-17 hours with two stops if you’re departing from Sydney Kingsford Smith. The stopovers are usually in Melbourne and Guangzhou Baiyun.

Finding an alternative and possibly cheaper destination airport near Haikou is possible. If you are planning a flight to Haikou, consider booking flights to Qionghai Bo'ao Airport (101 km from Haikou city centre) or Zhanjiang Airport (130 km from Haikou city centre).

Qionghai Bo'ao Airport has an average price of $2,840 per person and is typically the cheapest airport to fly into when visiting Haikou. This average price does vary based on departure city. Try momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool to find the cheapest flight.

Haikou flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in Australia to Haikou found recently by users on momondo
China Southern
43h 35m
HAKHaikou Meilan Intl
China Southern
29h 40m
HAKHaikou Meilan Intl
China Southern
SYDSydney Kingsford Smith
33h 35m
HAKHaikou Meilan Intl

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Haikou

If you're looking for one-way flights from Australia to Haikou, view some of our deals below provided by China Eastern and China Southern
China Eastern
13 Jul.
SYD07:15Sydney Kingsford Smith
32h 35m
2 stops
HAK15:50Haikou Meilan Intl
China Southern
13 Jul.
SYD06:25Sydney Kingsford Smith
17h 00m
1 stop
HAK23:25Haikou Meilan Intl

Which airlines fly to Haikou?

Here you can see a selection of the most popular and cheapest airlines for flights to Haikou

Which airlines fly to Haikou?

When flying to Haikou from Australia, momondo travellers will most often fly with one of these popular airlines: Hainan Airlines, China Southern, Virgin Australia or XiamenAir. Depending on what airport in Australia you fly from, you may be able to find flights with any of these popular airlines.

China Southern Flights to Haikou

34 China Southern flights head to Haikou on average each week. Most will be flying from Guangzhou Baiyun to Haikou, the most popular route that China Southern operates to Haikou. Prices vary based on when and where you fly from - the cheapest China Southern flight to Haikou found in the past 3 days on momondo was $420, departing from Brisbane. China Southern is the most popular choice on momondo for this route and has been scored 6.9/10 by 18 of our users.

XiamenAir Flights to Haikou

XiamenAir flight deals to Haikou start from $413 - this is the best price found recently on momondo, and was a return journey departing from Sydney Kingsford Smith. Over any normal week, XiamenAir flight prices are typically higher, but vary depending on where you fly from - Xiamen Gaoqi Intl is the most popular XiamenAir departure point to Haikou so generally has the most availability. XiamenAir is scored a 6.6/10 in 6 reviews.

Airports near Haikou

Below you will find all the airports in Haikou along with their distance from the city centre

How do you get to the city centre from Haikou Airport?

There are plenty of transport means available at Haikou Meilan International Airport to pick up passengers. There is an airport shuttle bus moving every 30 minutes for a cost of only a few yuan. You can easily reach Meilan underground railway station as it’s only a short walk from the airport. There are also two city buses, no.21 and no.41, to take you from the airport to the city of Haikou. If you prefer taking a taxi, you’ll find available taxis right by the airport to pick you up at a very affordable price.

Popular routes to Haikou

Most frequently searched flights to Haikou along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
Brisbane to Haikou Flights
Fastest flight time43h 35m
Cheapest price$5,991
Perth to Haikou Flights
Fastest flight time29h 40m
Cheapest price$11,726
Sydney to Haikou Flights
Fastest flight time33h 35m
Cheapest price$2,814

Visa requirements for visiting Haikou

Australian citizens who want to enter China and visit Haikou, Hainan Province, don’t need a visa. They can enter the city and stay up to 30 days by receiving visa-free entry from a travel agency.

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Best things to do and see in Haikou

Haikou, Hainan, is famous for being home to Chinese and colonial-European architecture styles. You must drop by Dongzhai Port Nature Reserve, the tropical jungle with rare birds and mangrove trees, if you are a nature lover. The reserve is home to around 160 species of bird, including some rare migratory birds. You can also visit the Volcano Crater Park; the park is a natural volcano museum with a crater garden among other natural gardens. To enjoy Haikou's tropical nature, you must add Hainan Tropical Wildlife Park and Garden and Tropical Ocean World to your list. The garden is a zoological garden that imitates the wild environment animals live in, while Tropical Ocean World introduces you to China's tropical ocean life. To know more about China's spiritual world between the 14th and 17th century, you must pay a visit to the Temple of the Five Lords. For some beach time, head to Holiday Beach, where you can enjoy some sea sports or grab a bite and a drink by the beach, all while enjoying some music at the Music Square. The water has a special kind of fish; the kissing fish are famous for nibbling at your body to cleanse the skin.

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