Cheap flights from London to Melbourne

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How to find the cheapest flight from
London (LON) to Melbourne (MLB)

LON - MLB
Price
£627 - £1,285
MLB
Temperature
22 - 32 °C
MLB
Rainfall
26 - 170 mm

Popular in

August

High demand for flights, 34% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 26% potential price drop

Round-trip from

£627

From London to Melbourne

One-way from

£326

One-way flight from London to Melbourne

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from London to Melbourne?

Leaving on a Saturday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 54% on the overall cost on flights from London to Melbourne.

How far in advance should I book a flight from London to Melbourne?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 51 days in advance, which can save you up to 17% on flights from London to Melbourne compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 51 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at £395. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from £425.

When is the cheapest time to fly from London to Melbourne (LON - MLB)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from London to Melbourne is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight at midday could potentially save you up to 3% on airfare.

Cheap flights from London to Melbourne in January, February 2021

The best prices found for LON to MLB flights in January, February
26 Jan - 9 Feb
£768pp
LHR
London Heathrow
KLM
   
2 STOPS
MLB
Melbourne
MLB
Melbourne
KLM
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
26 Jan - 9 Feb
£783pp
LHR
London Heathrow
KLM
 
1 STOP
MLB
Melbourne
MLB
Melbourne
KLM
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
26 Jan - 9 Feb
£789pp
LCY
London City
KLM
   
2 STOPS
MLB
Melbourne
MLB
Melbourne
KLM
   
2 STOPS
LCY
London City

London to Melbourne 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from London found for this year
4 May - 8 May
£405pp
LGW
London Gatwick
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MLB
Melbourne
MLB
Melbourne
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGW
London Gatwick
9 Nov - 13 Nov
£405pp
LGW
London Gatwick
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MLB
Melbourne
MLB
Melbourne
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGW
London Gatwick
4 May - 8 May
£419pp
LHR
London Heathrow
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MLB
Melbourne
MLB
Melbourne
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

Last-minute flights from London to Melbourne

Late deals on return flights to Melbourne from London, departing today and this week
26 Jan - 9 Feb
£768pp
LHR
London Heathrow
KLM
   
2 STOPS
MLB
Melbourne
MLB
Melbourne
KLM
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
26 Jan - 9 Feb
£783pp
LHR
London Heathrow
KLM
 
1 STOP
MLB
Melbourne
MLB
Melbourne
KLM
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
26 Jan - 9 Feb
£789pp
LCY
London City
KLM
   
2 STOPS
MLB
Melbourne
MLB
Melbourne
KLM
   
2 STOPS
LCY
London City

One-way flights to Melbourne from London

The cheapest one-way flights from London to Melbourne
07:35 - 08:23
Finnair
2 stops
29h 48m
LHR - MLB
Finnair
£327
Globehunters
06:10 - 18:47
Virgin Atlantic
1 stop
17h 37m
LHR - MLB
Virgin Atlantic
£379
Travelgenio
03:40 - 18:47
KLM
2 stops
20h 07m
LCY - MLB
KLM
£399
Tripmonster

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about London to Melbourne flights.

Flight FAQs

From London to Melbourne

Are flight prices decreasing from London to Melbourne due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both London and Melbourne for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Which airlines flying from London to Melbourne have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Virgin Atlantic and American Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from London to Melbourne for under £441 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from London to Melbourne for under £441. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just £405, but on average you can expect to pay £500.

Are there direct flights from London to Melbourne for under £441 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from London to Melbourne, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from London to Melbourne for under £808?

There are currently 3+ open flights from London to Melbourne within the next 7 days for less than £808.

Is London weather warmer or cooler than Melbourne?

Expect the weather to be around 32 °C on average in July. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Melbourne is generally hotter than in London.

How long does is the flight from London to Melbourne?

Departing from London to Melbourne will take you 14h 31m. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from London to Melbourne return?

American Airlines, at £405, was found to be the cheapest airline from London to Melbourne.Alternate airlines flying return to your destination include KLM and Delta. American Airlines is currently priced 52% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from London to Melbourne one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Finnair, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as £324. However, be on the lookout for offers from Virgin Atlantic and KLM, as they are both options that can get you from London to Melbourne for a low price.

Alternative routes for London to Melbourne

Destination information for Melbourne

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from London to Melbourne
Today's exchange rate
£1 = $1.37
Average temperature for January in Melbourne
22.0 °C
Avg rainfall for January in Melbourne
28.0 mm

Airports servicing London

Gatwick (LGW)
City (LCY)
Stansted (STN)
Luton (LTN)
Southend (SEN)

Airports servicing Melbourne

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