Cheap flights from Birmingham to Melbourne

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The best prices from Birmingham to Melbourne are usually found in May or November, booked 59 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Monday and return on a Friday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Birmingham (BHX) to Melbourne (MEL)

All the information you need to plan the best BHX to MEL flight in 2021: compare Birmingham to Melbourne flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Melbourne.
BHX - MEL
Price
£906 - £1,436
MEL
Temperature
8 - 20 °C
MEL
Precipitation
30 - 60 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 23% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop

Average price

£792

Average for round-trip flights in October 2021

Round-trip from

£665

From Birmingham 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 Birmingham to Melbourne Airport (BHX - MEL)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Birmingham to Melbourne Airport in the morning. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 8% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the evening.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Birmingham to Melbourne Airport?

May is one of the best times of the year to fly to Melbourne Airport from Birmingham. Prices for May average £744 per person but you can even find prices for as low as £585. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a May flight can save you 36% on your journey compared to booking in May

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Birmingham to Melbourne Airport?

Flying to your destination on a Thursday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Melbourne Airport. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Birmingham to Melbourne Airport, book at least 41 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 12% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from £772 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as £833.

Birmingham to Melbourne 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from Birmingham found for this year
16 Dec - 30 Jun
£1,179pp
BHX
Birmingham
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
SWISS
   
2 STOPS
BHX
Birmingham
16 Dec - 30 Jun
£1,372pp
BHX
Birmingham
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
SWISS
   
2 STOPS
BHX
Birmingham
16 Dec - 29 Jun
£1,455pp
BHX
Birmingham
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BHX
Birmingham

One-way flights to Melbourne from Birmingham

The cheapest one-way flights from Birmingham to Melbourne
01:20 - 04:30
Lufthansa
2 stops
40h 10m
BHX - MEL
Lufthansa
08:30 - 07:50
Qantas Airways
3 stops
36h 20m
BHX - MEL
Qantas Airways
£5,732
15:35 - 02:55
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
48h 20m
BHX - MEL
Multiple Airlines
£5,795

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Flight FAQs

From Birmingham to Melbourne

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

Birmingham (BHX) is the airport you will fly out of if you book a flight from Birmingham to Melbourne. You should not have trouble finding flights to Melbourne from Birmingham; the airport handles an average of 0 outbound flights to Melbourne per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 16 airlines have flights from the Birmingham airport to Melbourne. It is only a 6.8 mi journey to Birmingham (BHX) from Birmingham’s city centre.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Birmingham to Melbourne that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Emirates, Qantas Airways, and Singapore Airlines. 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 Birmingham 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 Birmingham 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 Birmingham to Melbourne Airport for under £1,100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Birmingham to Melbourne Airport for under £1,100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £1,021, but on average you can expect to pay £1,286.

How popular is this Birmingham to Melbourne Airport flight route?

This flight path from Birmingham to Melbourne was viewed by 1,713 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 Birmingham to Melbourne Airport return?

Flying on Qantas Airways is currently your cheapest option to Melbourne Airport, with prices starting at £1,085. Additional return tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Emirates and Etihad Airways, with the lowest prices starting at £1,336 and £1,423, respectively.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as £859 on Lufthansa. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Emirates from £5,327 and Qantas Airways from £5,713 one-way.

What are the cheapest flights from Birmingham to Melbourne Airport?

On average you can expect to pay £1,599 for a flight from Birmingham to Melbourne Airport. The cheapest flight overall is £464 while the most popular route, (Birmingham - Melbourne) is currently priced at £717.

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

Before booking your flight from Birmingham to Melbourne Airport, check out the most popular airlines for this route: Air France, Air India or British Airways.

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COVID Restrictions

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

Information is based on travel restrictions from Birmingham to Melbourne

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

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Birmingham 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.


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

Returning to Birmingham 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 Birmingham.

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

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Destination information for Melbourne

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Birmingham to Melbourne.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = $1.86
Average temperature for October in Melbourne
19.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in Melbourne
48.0 mm

Airports servicing Birmingham

Airports servicing Melbourne

Top 10 airlines flying from Birmingham to Melbourne

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Birmingham 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
£553 £846 No cancel fee 69%
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Singapore Airlines
£589 £740 No cancel fee 81%
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Qatar Airways
£589 £764 No cancel fee 68%
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Flybe
£611 £748 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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Emirates
£614 £829 No cancel fee 75%
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Qantas Airways
£615 £894 No cancel fee 74%
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Etihad Airways
£625 £779 No cancel fee 75%
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Cathay Pacific
£627 £793 No cancel fee 72%
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XiamenAir
£707 £1,011 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
£739 £951 No cancel fee 79%
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