Cheap flights from United Kingdom to Melbourne

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 59 days in advance to save up to 10% 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 59 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 United Kingdom to Melbourne 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as £727, or £770 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from United Kingdom to Melbourne?

The best pricing can be found in the month of May. Prices to Melbourne from United Kingdom average £686. You can even find prices in May for less than £686, as users have found deals to Melbourne from as low as £477. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Melbourne from United Kingdom. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 41%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from United Kingdom to Melbourne (GB - ME1)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from United Kingdom to Melbourne as you normally would.

Cheap flights from United Kingdom to Melbourne in October, November 2021

The best prices found for United Kingdom to Melbourne flights in October, November
14 Nov - 21 Nov
STN

London Stansted

MEL

Melbourne

3 stops

38h 05m
MEL

Melbourne

STN

London Stansted

3 stops

38h 30m
£605

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 27.10.21

14 Nov - 21 Nov
STN

London Stansted

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

36h 00m
MEL

Melbourne

STN

London Stansted

3 stops

38h 25m
£605

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 27.10.21

14 Nov - 21 Nov
STN

London Stansted

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

36h 00m
MEL

Melbourne

STN

London Stansted

2 stops

30h 15m
£613

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 27.10.21

United Kingdom to Melbourne 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from United Kingdom found for this year
6 Dec - 16 Jan
LHR

London Heathrow

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

39h 55m
MEL

Melbourne

LHR

London Heathrow

2 stops

47h 20m
£592

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 27.10.21

14 Nov - 21 Nov
STN

London Stansted

MEL

Melbourne

3 stops

38h 05m
MEL

Melbourne

STN

London Stansted

3 stops

38h 30m
£605

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 27.10.21

14 Nov - 21 Nov
STN

London Stansted

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

36h 00m
MEL

Melbourne

STN

London Stansted

3 stops

38h 25m
£605

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 27.10.21

Direct flights to Melbourne from United Kingdom

Save time with United Kingdom to Melbourne direct flight deals
8 Mar - 22 Mar
LHR

London Heathrow

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

22h 05m
MEL

Melbourne

LHR

London Heathrow

Nonstop

23h 05m
£680

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 27.10.21

15 Feb - 23 Mar
LHR

London Heathrow

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

22h 05m
MEL

Melbourne

LHR

London Heathrow

Nonstop

23h 05m
£721

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 25.10.21

16 Feb - 27 Feb
LHR

London Heathrow

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

22h 05m
MEL

Melbourne

LHR

London Heathrow

Nonstop

23h 05m
£722

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 26.10.21

Last-minute flights from United Kingdom to Melbourne

Late deals on return flights to Melbourne from United Kingdom, departing today and this week
1 Nov - 9 Nov
LHR

London Heathrow

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

21h 45m
MEL

Melbourne

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

23h 00m
£641

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 27.10.21

1 Nov - 9 Nov
LHR

London Heathrow

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

21h 45m
MEL

Melbourne

LHR

London Heathrow

2 stops

29h 45m
£652

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 27.10.21

2 Nov - 9 Nov
STN

London Stansted

MEL

Melbourne

3 stops

45h 35m
MEL

Melbourne

STN

London Stansted

3 stops

38h 30m
£671

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 25.10.21

One-way flights to Melbourne from United Kingdom

The cheapest one-way flights from United Kingdom to Melbourne
9 Nov
STN

London Stansted

MEL

Melbourne

3 stops

42h 40m
£338

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 26.10.21

24 Mar
LGW

London Gatwick

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

35h 55m
£352

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 24.10.21

24 Mar
STN

London Stansted

MEL

Melbourne

3 stops

39h 40m
£355

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 24.10.21

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about United Kingdom to Melbourne flights.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from United Kingdom to Melbourne that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Etihad Airways, Emirates, and Cathay Pacific. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

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

Etihad Airways is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. New policies for travellers booking flights from United Kingdom 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 United Kingdom to Melbourne for under £600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from United Kingdom to Melbourne for under £600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £528, but on average you can expect to pay £605.

Are there direct flights from United Kingdom to Melbourne for under £700 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from United Kingdom to Melbourne under £700. A good price for a direct flight from United Kingdom to Melbourne is less than £834.

Are there last-minute flights available from United Kingdom to Melbourne for under £700?

There are currently 20+ open flights from United Kingdom to Melbourne within the next 7 days for less than £700.

How popular is this United Kingdom to Melbourne flight route?

This flight path from United Kingdom 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 most popular routes from United Kingdom to Melbourne?

The most popular route from United Kingdom to Melbourne is London Heathrow - Melbourne. You may also consider London Gatwick - Melbourne or London City - Melbourne.

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

Air France, Finnair and British Airways are the most popular airlines when flying from United Kingdom to Melbourne.

What are the cheapest flights from United Kingdom to Melbourne?

The cheapest flight price from United Kingdom to Melbourne is £315. On average you can expect to pay £1,530. The most popular route, (London Heathrow - Melbourne), can usually be booked for £640.

Can I fly to Melbourne from United Kingdom right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from United Kingdom to Melbourne

Most visitors from United Kingdom will not be allowed to enter Melbourne.

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

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

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


Can I fly back to United Kingdom from Melbourne?

Returning to United Kingdom 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 United Kingdom.

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

Departure points for flights from United Kingdom to Melbourne

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Top 10 airlines flying from United Kingdom to Melbourne

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from United Kingdom to Melbourne choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Air China
Cheapest£350
Average£494
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time67%
COVID-19 safety
China Eastern
Cheapest£398
Average£758
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time62%
COVID-19 safety
China Southern
Cheapest£429
Average£805
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety
Vietnam Airlines
Cheapest£497
Average£747
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time81%
COVID-19 safety
China Airlines
Cheapest£502
Average£812
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time70%
COVID-19 safety
Philippine Airlines
Cheapest£515
Average£673
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time60%
COVID-19 safety
Malaysia Airlines
Cheapest£569
Average£756
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time67%
COVID-19 safety
Thai Airways
Cheapest£577
Average£837
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time77%
COVID-19 safety
Flybe
Cheapest£581
Average£739
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
Garuda Indonesia
Cheapest£582
Average£751
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time71%
COVID-19 safety