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The best prices from Manchester to Melbourne are usually found in May or November, booked 41 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Tuesday and return on a Sunday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Manchester (MAN) to Melbourne (MEL)

All the information you need to plan the best MAN to MEL flight in 2022: compare Manchester to Melbourne flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Melbourne.
MAN - MEL
Price
£860 - £1,385
MEL
Temperature
8 - 20 °C
MEL
Rainfall
30 - 60 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 27% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop

Round-trip from

£693

From Manchester to Melbourne

One-way from

£359

One-way flight from Manchester to Melbourne

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Manchester to Melbourne (MAN - MEL)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Manchester to Melbourne in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 33% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

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

Our data shows that May tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Melbourne from Manchester. Users have commonly found prices around £817 for the month, but tickets can be as low as £643. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 41 days in advance to save up to 12% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 41 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Manchester to Melbourne 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as £848, or £914 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Manchester to Melbourne?

Friday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Manchester to Melbourne. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Melbourne.

Cheap flights from Manchester to Melbourne in May, June 2022

The best prices found for MAN to MEL flights in May, June
18 May - 27 Jul
£837pp
MAN
Manchester
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester
20 May - 22 May
£1,060pp
MAN
Manchester
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester
20 May - 22 May
£1,066pp
MAN
Manchester
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester

Manchester to Melbourne 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from Manchester found for this year
17 Nov - 12 Mar
£694pp
MAN
Manchester
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester
30 Oct - 19 Nov
£721pp
MAN
Manchester
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester
12 Oct - 21 Oct
£730pp
MAN
Manchester
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MAN
Manchester

Last-minute flights from Manchester to Melbourne

Late deals on return flights to Melbourne from Manchester, departing today and this week
29 May - 26 Jun
£1,130pp
MAN
Manchester
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester
26 May - 30 May
£1,151pp
MAN
Manchester
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MAN
Manchester
26 May - 30 May
£1,191pp
MAN
Manchester
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MAN
Manchester

One-way flights to Melbourne from Manchester

The cheapest one-way flights from Manchester to Melbourne
11:15 - 17:25
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
44h 10m
MAN - MEL
Multiple Airlines
£359
Kiwi.com
07:45 - 02:45
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
58h 00m
MAN - MEL
Multiple Airlines
£405
Kiwi.com
08:15 - 16:25
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
47h 10m
MAN - MEL
Multiple Airlines
£438
Kiwi.com

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Flight FAQs

From Manchester to Melbourne

What airport do you fly from for flights from Manchester to Melbourne?

Most people fly from Manchester (MAN) if they book a flight from Manchester to Melbourne. On average, Manchester has 0 outbound flights to Melbourne per day from 23 airlines. Manchester is conveniently located just 8.9 mi from Manchester’s city center.

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

Etihad Airways, Emirates, and Qantas Airways 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 Manchester to Melbourne for under £800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Manchester to Melbourne for under £800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £721, but on average you can expect to pay £775.

Are there last-minute flights available from Manchester to Melbourne for under £1,200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Manchester to Melbourne within the next 7 days for less than £1,200.

How popular is this Manchester to Melbourne flight route?

This flight path from Manchester to Melbourne was viewed by 6,811 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Manchester to Melbourne round-trip?

Flying on SWISS is currently your cheapest option to Melbourne, with prices starting at £773. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Lufthansa and United Airlines, with the lowest prices starting at £790 and £832, respectively. SWISS is priced at 5% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest flights from Manchester to Melbourne?

The cheapest flight price from Manchester to Melbourne is £571. On average you can expect to pay £1,930. The most popular route, (Manchester - Melbourne), can usually be booked for £721.

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

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

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Melbourne, Australia

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

Information is based on travel restrictions from Manchester to Melbourne

Most visitors from Manchester need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Melbourne.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Manchester are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Melbourne.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Manchester 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.

Digital Passenger Declaration - You can start a DPD seven days before your flight to Australia, but you can only submit a DPD within 72 hours before your departure.


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

Returning to Manchester from Melbourne

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Melbourne are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Manchester.

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

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Destination information for Melbourne

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Manchester to Melbourne.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = $1.78
Average temperature for May in Melbourne
30.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in Melbourne
52.0 mm

Airports servicing Manchester

Airports servicing Melbourne

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Top 10 airlines flying from Manchester to Melbourne

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Manchester 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
China Southern
£619 £956 No cancel fee 69%
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Etihad Airways
£631 £871 No cancel fee 75%
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Flybe
£645 £818 No cancel fee N/A

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

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Singapore Airlines
£654 £994 No cancel fee 81%
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XiamenAir
£739 £939 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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SWISS
£748 £878 No cancel fee 79%
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Cathay Pacific
£760 £927 No cancel fee 72%
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Qatar Airways
£763 £1,262 No cancel fee 68%
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Air France
£766 £941 No cancel fee 77%
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Finnair
£774 £1,026 No cancel fee 76%
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