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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 - MEL
Price
£904 - £1,379
MEL
Temperature
8 - 20 °C
MEL
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

£716

Average for round-trip flights in October 2021

Round-trip from

£656

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 Airport?

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 Airport 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 £922. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from £936.

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

May is one of the best times of the year to fly to Melbourne Airport from Glasgow. Prices for May average £790 per person but you can even find prices for as low as £581. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a May flight can save you 26% on your journey compared to booking in May

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

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

Cheap flights from Glasgow to Melbourne in October, November 2021

The best prices found for GLA to MEL flights in October, November
31 Oct - 25 Nov
£821pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
GLA
Glasgow Intl
31 Oct - 25 Nov
£1,083pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
GLA
Glasgow Intl
31 Oct - 25 Nov
£1,126pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
GLA
Glasgow Intl

Glasgow to Melbourne 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from Glasgow found for this year
31 Oct - 25 Nov
£821pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
GLA
Glasgow Intl
8 Dec - 2 Mar
£932pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
GLA
Glasgow Intl
26 Dec - 9 Jan
£946pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
GLA
Glasgow Intl

Last-minute flights from Glasgow to Melbourne

Late deals on return flights to Melbourne from Glasgow, departing today and this week
31 Oct - 25 Nov
£821pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
GLA
Glasgow Intl
31 Oct - 25 Nov
£1,083pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
GLA
Glasgow Intl
31 Oct - 25 Nov
£1,126pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
GLA
Glasgow Intl

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Glasgow</span> to <span class="emphasized">Melbourne</span> flights.

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 Airport for under £800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Glasgow to Melbourne Airport for under £800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qantas Airways for just £725, but on average you can expect to pay £861.

Are there last-minute flights available from Glasgow to Melbourne Airport for under £900?

There are currently 6+ open flights from Glasgow to Melbourne Airport within the next 7 days for less than £900.

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

Flying on Qantas Airways is currently your cheapest option to Melbourne Airport, with prices starting at £725. Additional return tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Emirates and KLM, with the lowest prices starting at £863 and £888, respectively. Users have found that Qantas Airways is 8% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the cheapest flights from Glasgow to Melbourne Airport?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for £309. While the most popular route (Glasgow Intl - Melbourne) can be booked for £917 on average our data indicates £1,370 when flying from Glasgow to Melbourne Airport

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

When booking a flight from Glasgow to Melbourne Airport, you may want to consider flying on Air France, British Airways or Emirates as they are the most popular for this route.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Melbourne (MEL)

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.

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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 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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Alternative routes for Glasgow to Melbourne

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

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 = $1.85
Average temperature for October in Melbourne
19.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in Melbourne
48.0 mm

Airports servicing Glasgow

Glasgow Intl (GLA)
Prestwick (PIK)

Airports servicing Melbourne

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
£548 £726 No cancel fee 75%
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China Southern
£558 £877 No cancel fee 69%
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Qatar Airways
£581 £824 No cancel fee 68%
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Singapore Airlines
£582 £755 No cancel fee 81%
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United Airlines
£586 £690 No cancel fee 69%
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Qantas Airways
£610 £885 No cancel fee 74%
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Emirates
£612 £794 No cancel fee 75%
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British Airways
£670 £988 No cancel fee 70%
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XiamenAir
£681 £862 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
£683 £911 No cancel fee 72%
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