Do You Know The Top 10 Longest Flights In The World?

(Last Updated On: November 3, 2017)

Earlier this year, the major U.S. carrier United Airlines launched a new route i.e. non-stop from Los Angeles to Singapore. It is estimated to be an 18-hour flight covering nearly 9,000 miles in the direction from Los Angeles to Singapore. And it is considered as one of the world’s longest flights in the world.

Here we are discussing the current list of the 10 longest regularly scheduled commercial passenger flights in the world.

AIRLINES
RANK
ROUTE
FLIGHT TIME
DISTANCE
AIRCRAFT

Qatar Airways

1st

Auckland (AKL) – Doha (DOH)

18 hours, 20 minutes

9,032 miles

Boeing 777-200LR

United Airlines

2nd

Los Angeles (LAX) – Singapore (SIN)

17 hours, 55 minutes

 

8,770 miles

 

Boeing 787-9

Singapore Airlines/United Airlines

3rd

San Francisco (SFO) – Singapore (SIN)

17 hours, 20-35 minutes

8,447 miles

 

Airbus A350-900 (Singapore Airlines) and Boeing 787-9 (United)

Emirates

4th

Auckland (AKL) – Dubai (DXB)

17 hours, 15 minutes

 

8,824 miles

 

Airbus A380

 

Qantas

5th

Dallas (DFW) – Sydney (SYD)

 

17 hours, 5 minutes

 

8,578 miles

 

Airbus A380

 

Etihad

6th

Abu Dhabi (AUH) – Los Angeles (LAX)

 

17 hours

 

8,390 miles

 

Boeing 777-200LR

 

Delta

7th

Johannesburg (JNB) – Atlanta (ATL)

16 hours, 50 minutes

 

8,439 miles

 

Boeing 777-200LR

 

Saudia

8th

Jeddah (JED) – Los Angeles (LAX)

 

16 hours, 40 minutes

8,332 miles

 

Boeing 777-300ER

 

Qatar Airways

9th

Doha (DOH) – Los Angeles (LAX)

 

16 hours, 20 minutes

 

8,306 miles

 

Boeing 777-200LR

Emirates

10th

Dubai (DXB) – Los Angeles (LAX)

 

16 hours, 15 minutes

 

8,339 miles

 

Airbus A380

 

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