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Glasgow (GLA) to Melbourne (MEL)

All the information you need to plan the best GLA to MEL flight in 2021: compare Glasgow to Melbourne flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Melbourne.
GG1 - ME1
Price
£904 - £1,379
ME1
Temperature
8 - 20 °C
ME1
Precipitation
30 - 60 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop

Average price

£723

Average for round-trip flights in October 2021

Round-trip from

£663

From Glasgow to Melbourne

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Glasgow to Melbourne?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 38 days in advance, which can save you up to 27% on flights from Glasgow to Melbourne compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 38 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 £932. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from £946.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Glasgow to Melbourne?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, May can be a great choice for travel to Melbourne. Flights to Melbourne from Glasgow in May are about £799 on average during May, but can be found for as low as £588.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Glasgow to Melbourne (GG1 - ME1)?

When flying from Glasgow to Melbourne, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Glasgow to Melbourne 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from Glasgow found for this year
28 Dec - 18 Jan
£1,139pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Emirates
 
1 STOP
GLA
Glasgow Intl
28 Dec - 18 Jan
£1,217pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
Qantas Airways
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Qantas Airways
   
2 STOPS
GLA
Glasgow Intl
28 Dec - 18 Jan
£1,235pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
GLA
Glasgow Intl

One-way flights to Melbourne from Glasgow

The cheapest one-way flights from Glasgow to Melbourne
14:05 - 15:25
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
38h 20m
GLA - MEL
Multiple Airlines
£700
DreamWorldTravel
08:15 - 01:10
Qantas Airways
2 stops
29h 55m
GLA - MEL
Qantas Airways
£679
FlightNetwork
01:15 - 18:05
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
29h 50m
GLA - AVV
Multiple Airlines

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Flight FAQs

From Glasgow to Melbourne

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Glasgow to Melbourne have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Emirates, Qantas Airways, and British Airways are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Emirates with this kind of flexibility.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Glasgow to Melbourne to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Etihad Airways to help keep travellers safe while flying. New policies for travellers booking flights from Glasgow to Melbourne include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitisation, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially-distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Can I find flights from Glasgow to Melbourne for under £800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Glasgow to Melbourne for under £800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £768, but on average you can expect to pay £975.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Glasgow to Melbourne is Qantas Airways. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as £1,016 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is American Airlines, starting at £1,037.

What are the cheapest flights from Glasgow to Melbourne?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Glasgow to Melbourne? While on average our users pay £1,385, our data indicates the cheapest price to be £312. The most popular route (Glasgow Intl - Melbourne), is priced around £768.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Glasgow to Melbourne?

Consider Air France, British Airways or Emirates when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Glasgow to Melbourne.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Melbourne, Australia

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Melbourne from Glasgow?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Glasgow to Melbourne

Most visitors from Glasgow will not be allowed to enter Melbourne.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Glasgow must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Melbourne.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Glasgow are not required to quarantine after entering Melbourne.

Documents
Travel Authorization Form - Travelers who are not in an exempt category may request an individual exemption to Australia's travel restrictions using this form.


Do I need a test to fly back to Glasgow from Melbourne?

Returning to Glasgow from Melbourne

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Melbourne must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Glasgow.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Melbourne are not required to quarantine after entering Glasgow.

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Destination information for Melbourne

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Glasgow to Melbourne.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = $1.86
Average temperature for October in Melbourne
29.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in Melbourne
84.0 mm

Airports servicing Glasgow

Glasgow Intl (GLA)
Prestwick (PIK)

Airports servicing Melbourne

Avalon (AVV)
Melbourne Essendon (MEB)

Top 10 airlines flying from Glasgow to Melbourne

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Glasgow to Melbourne choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Etihad Airways
£554 £734 No cancel fee 75%
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China Southern
£564 £887 No cancel fee 69%
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Qatar Airways
£587 £833 No cancel fee 68%
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Singapore Airlines
£588 £764 No cancel fee 81%
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United Airlines
£593 £697 No cancel fee 69%
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Qantas Airways
£616 £895 No cancel fee 74%
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Emirates
£619 £803 No cancel fee 75%
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British Airways
£677 £999 No cancel fee 70%
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XiamenAir
£688 £871 No cancel fee 49%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by XiamenAir. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Cathay Pacific
£691 £921 No cancel fee 72%
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