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There are 5 ways to get from South Africa to Hong Kong by plane, train or ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Johannesburg to Hong Kong  •  13h 17m

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Hong Kong (HKG) JNB - HKG

$465 - $1,233

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Fly Capetown to Hong Kong  •  16h 48m

  1. Fly from Capetown (CPT) to Hong Kong (HKG) CPT - HKG

$384 - $972

3 alternative options

Fly Johannesburg to Shenzhen, train  •  14h 53m

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Shenzhen (SZX) JNB - SZX
  2. Take the train from Futian Station to West Kowloon Station

$528 - $1,534

Fly Johannesburg to Macau, ferry  •  19h 40m

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Macau (MFM) JNB - MFM
  2. Take the ferry from Macau Taipa Ferry Terminal to Kowloon Ferry Pier

$537 - $1,540

Fly Johannesburg to Guangzhou Baiyun, train  •  18h 23m

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Guangzhou Baiyun (CAN) JNB - CAN
  2. Take the train from Guangzhou East to Hung Hom Station

$521 - $1,356

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from South Africa to Hong Kong is to fly which costs R 5 500 - R 14 000 and takes 16h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from South Africa to Hong Kong is to fly which costs R 6 500 - R 18 000 and takes 13h 17m.

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The distance between South Africa and Hong Kong is 11105 km.

It takes approximately 13h 17m to get from South Africa to Hong Kong, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Johannesburg Airport to Hong Kong Airport is the direct flight which takes 12h 35m.

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Hong Kong is 6h ahead of South Africa. It is currently 3:37 PM in South Africa and 9:37 PM in Hong Kong.

Cathay Pacific, South African Airways, Air Mauritius and four other airlines offer flights from Johannesburg Airport to Hong Kong Airport.

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There are 708+ hotels available in Hong Kong. Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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The best way to get from South Africa to Johannesburg Airport is to taxi which takes 14m and costs R 210 - R 260.

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Map of how to get from South Africa to Hong Kong.
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  • Distance: 6940.6 miles
  • Duration: 13h 17m

What companies run services between South Africa and Hong Kong?

Cathay Pacific, South African Airways and five other airlines fly from Benoni to Hong Kong every 2 hours.

Airlines
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,200
Flights from Capetown to Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Flights from Capetown to Hong Kong via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Flights from Johannesburg to Guangzhou Baiyun via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,300
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Hong Kong via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,300
Flights from Johannesburg to Shenzhen via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Johannesburg to Macau via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
21h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Johannesburg to Guangzhou Baiyun via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $1,400
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Hong Kong via Dubai
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Capetown to Hong Kong via Dubai
Ave. Duration
19h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,200
Flights from Johannesburg to Guangzhou Baiyun via Dubai
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Hong Kong via Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,300
Flights from Capetown to Hong Kong via Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
Flights from Johannesburg to Guangzhou Baiyun via Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
21h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,300
Flights from Johannesburg to Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,500
Flights from Capetown to Hong Kong via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,000
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Hong Kong via Doha
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Capetown to Hong Kong via Doha
Ave. Duration
19h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,200
Air Macau
Website
airmacau.com.mo
Flights from Johannesburg to Macau via Singapore Changi, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Johannesburg to Macau via Hong Kong, Kaohsiung
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,500
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Macau via Singapore Changi, Xiamen
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Flights from Johannesburg to Guangzhou Baiyun via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $1,400
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Macau via Singapore Changi, Xiamen
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Flights from Johannesburg to Guangzhou Baiyun via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $1,400
Air Mauritius
Website
airmauritius.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Hong Kong via Mauritius
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,600
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,500
Air Class Líneas Aéreas
Website
airclasscargo.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Macau via Singapore Changi, Phnom Penh
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Macau via Singapore Changi, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Cambodia Airways
Website
cambodia-airways.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Macau via Singapore Changi, Siem Reap
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Kenya Airways
Website
kenya-airways.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Guangzhou Baiyun via Nairobi, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $1,500
Train operators
Ferry operators
Cotai Water Jet

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