How Long to Read Hamlet

By William Shakespeare

How Long Does it Take to Read Hamlet?

It takes the average reader 3 hours and 34 minutes to read Hamlet by William Shakespeare

Assuming a reading speed of 250 words per minute. Learn more


The screenplay based on the play by William Shakespeare is accompanied by a behind-the-scenes look at its rehearsal and filming

How long is Hamlet?

Hamlet by William Shakespeare is 208 pages long, and a total of 53,664 words.

This makes it 70% the length of the average book. It also has 66% more words than the average book.

How Long Does it Take to Read Hamlet Aloud?

The average oral reading speed is 183 words per minute. This means it takes 4 hours and 53 minutes to read Hamlet aloud.

What Reading Level is Hamlet?

Hamlet is suitable for students ages 12 and up.

Note that there may be other factors that effect this rating besides length that are not factored in on this page. This may include things like complex language or sensitive topics not suitable for students of certain ages.

When deciding what to show young students always use your best judgement and consult a professional.

Where Can I Buy Hamlet?

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