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Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne Airport

LAX — MEL
26 May — 2 Jun1
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The best prices from Los Angeles to Melbourne are usually found in February or March, booked 58 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Monday

Cheap flight deals from Los Angeles to Melbourne

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Los Angeles (LAX) to Melbourne (MEL). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 21 May 2024.

Popular in

July

Cheapest in

February

Average price

£828

Round-trip from

£867
High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in May 2024
From Los Angeles to Melbourne

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Los Angeles to Melbourne Airport?

Sunday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne Airport. 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 Airport.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Los Angeles to Melbourne Airport at least 59 days early can save you up to 21% 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 Los Angeles to Melbourne Airport for as little as £864 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 £898 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Los Angeles to Melbourne Airport?

February can be a great time to fly to Melbourne Airport from Los Angeles with a flight ticket averaging about £908. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of February for as cheap as £606. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of July.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to Melbourne Airport (LAX - MEL)?

When flying from Los Angeles 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.

When is the best time to book a flight from Los Angeles to Melbourne Airport?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Los Angeles to Melbourne. Price data was last updated on 10 May 2024.
The best time to book flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne Airport is 58 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to Melbourne Airport?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Los Angeles to Melbourne. Price data was last updated on 19 May 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Los Angeles to Melbourne Airport flight should consider departing on Wednesday evenings when fares are most often at their lowest. Monday evenings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from Los Angeles to Melbourne

Have a flexible travel schedule? Discover the best time to fly to Melbourne from Los Angeles with our price prediction graph.
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Temperature and rainfall in Melbourne by month

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Related info for your journey

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  • What airport do you fly from for flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne?

    Los Angeles (LAX) is the airport you will fly out of if you book a flight from Los Angeles to Melbourne. You should not have trouble finding flights to Melbourne from Los Angeles; the airport handles an average of 6 outbound flights to Melbourne per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 1 airline has flights from the Los Angeles airport to Melbourne. It is only a 9.4 mi journey to Los Angeles (LAX) from Los Angeles’s city center.

  • What are the most reliable airlines from Los Angeles to Melbourne Airport?

    Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from Los Angeles to Melbourne Airport on time: Avianca (55%), United Airlines (55%), Air New Zealand (55%).

  • What does LAX to MEL mean?

    LAX stands for Los Angeles Airport, while MEL stands for Melbourne Airport. These codes are often called IATA codes, a set of identifiers established by IATA (International Air Transport Association) that is widely used by airlines and the aviation industry.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Los Angeles to Melbourne flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Los Angeles to Melbourne flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Los Angeles to Melbourne flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Los Angeles to Melbourne by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Los Angeles to Melbourne offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Los Angeles to Melbourne flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • When is the best time to book a flight from Los Angeles to Melbourne Airport?

    Currently, October is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Los Angeles to Melbourne Airport (average of £1,102). Flying from Los Angeles to Melbourne Airport in January is currently the most expensive (average of £1,496). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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Top airline flying from Los Angeles to Melbourne

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Fiji AirwaysCheapest£551Average£683FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%
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Search flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne by cabin class

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Hourly flight availability from Los Angeles to Melbourne

Find hourly flight availability from Los Angeles to Melbourne. Discover flight options and departure times throughout the day, allowing you to choose a departure time that suits your schedule. Data last updated 21 May 2024.
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Weekly flight availability from Los Angeles to Melbourne

Explore weekly flight availability from Los Angeles to Melbourne. Discover flights operating on different days of the week, giving you the flexibility to choose a travel day that best fits your plans. Compare info to find the most convenient option for your journey. Data last updated 21 May 2024.
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