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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)

MAN - MEL
Price
£626 - £1,007
MEL
Temperature
22 - 32 °C
MEL
Rainfall
26 - 170 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

Average price

£722

Average for round-trip flights in April 2021

Round-trip from

£626

From Manchester 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 Manchester to Melbourne?

Flights from Manchester to Melbourne are generally found to be more expensive on Friday. 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.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Manchester to Melbourne at least 59 days early can save you up to 10% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 59 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Manchester to Melbourne for as little as £728 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as £772 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Flights from Manchester to Melbourne lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Manchester to Melbourne in May, with the cheapest ticket starting at £478.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Manchester to Melbourne (MAN - MEL)?

It’s optimal to fly from Manchester to Melbourne in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 33% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Manchester to Melbourne in April, May 2021

8 May - 31 May
£1,058pp
MAN
Manchester
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester
9 May - 16 May
£1,061pp
MAN
Manchester
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester
25 May - 6 Jul
£1,062pp
MAN
Manchester
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester

Manchester to Melbourne 2021 flight deals

25 Nov - 27 Dec
£695pp
MAN
Manchester
Singapore Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Singapore Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester
26 Oct - 30 Nov
£696pp
MAN
Manchester
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
MAN
Manchester
25 Nov - 27 Dec
£700pp
MAN
Manchester
Singapore Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Singapore Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester

One-way flights to Melbourne from Manchester

04:10 - 00:30
SriLankan Airlines
2 stops
35h 20m
MAN - MEL
SriLankan Airlines
£568
Kiwi.com
04:10 - 11:55
Qatar Airways
1 stop
22h 45m
MAN - MEL
Qatar Airways
£570
lastminute.com
04:50 - 01:10
Air France
2 stops
35h 20m
MAN - MEL
Air France

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Flight FAQs

From Manchester to Melbourne

Are flight prices decreasing from Manchester 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 Manchester 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Manchester 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 Manchester 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.

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

Etihad Airways, Cathay Pacific, and Emirates 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 £873 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Manchester to Melbourne for under £873. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just £836, but on average you can expect to pay £945.

Are there direct flights from Manchester to Melbourne for under £800 on Cheapflights?

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

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 6,811 users have taken a look at flights from Manchester to Melbourne.

Does it rain more in Manchester or Melbourne?

In Manchester, there will be greater rainfall in Manchester compared to Melbourne over the next 18 days.

Is Manchester weather warmer or cooler than Melbourne?

Expect the weather to be around 26 °C on average in January. 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 Manchester.

How long does is the flight from Manchester to Melbourne?

There are many flights that can get you from Manchester to Melbourne in 22h 45m. Fly via Qatar Airways, British Airways, or Cathay Pacific to get the fastest option. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Currently priced at £836, Qatar Airways will fly you from Manchester to Melbourne and back. In addition to Qatar Airways, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from British Airways and Finnair - these airlines can fly you to your destination from £862 and £952, respectively.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as £551 on Qatar Airways. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include SriLankan Airlines from £568 and Air France from £574 one-way.

Alternative routes for Manchester to Melbourne

Destination information for Melbourne

Today's exchange rate
£1 = $1.80
Average temperature for April in Melbourne
27.0 °C
Avg rainfall for April in Melbourne
26.0 mm

Airports servicing Manchester

Airports servicing Melbourne

Top 10 airlines flying from Manchester to Melbourne

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
£810 £939 No cancel fee 69%
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Flybe
£800 £1,016 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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Qatar Airways
£772 £1,079 No cancel fee 68%
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XiamenAir
£917 £1,166 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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Qantas Airways
£780 £1,184 No cancel fee 74%
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China Southern
£768 £1,187 No cancel fee 69%

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

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Lufthansa
£1,090 £1,325 No cancel fee 76%
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KLM
£1,067 £1,332 No cancel fee 75%
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SWISS
£1,003 £1,370 No cancel fee 79%
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China Eastern
£1,109 £1,378 No cancel fee 62%

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

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