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Flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne, Australia Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 2:13 -04:00

Los Angeles to Melbourne Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 2:13 -04:00

We've scanned 25,105,116,481 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne. China Eastern & Fiji Airways frequently offer the best deals on Los Angeles to Melbourne flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

China Eastern
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Wed 10/26
1 stop
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Wed 11/9
1 stop
$878
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China Eastern
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Wed 11/16
1 stop
MELLAX
Wed 11/30
1 stop
$878
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China Eastern
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Tue 11/22
1 stop
MELLAX
Mon 11/28
1 stop
$878
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China Eastern
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Wed 11/23
1 stop
MELLAX
Wed 11/30
1 stop
$878
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Fiji Airways
LAXMEL
Fri 11/25
1 stop
MELLAX
Fri 12/2
1 stop
$900
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China Southern
LAXMEL
Sun 10/23
1 stop
MELLAX
Tue 11/8
1 stop
$953
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China Southern
LAXMEL
Sun 10/23
1 stop
MELLAX
Sun 11/6
1 stop
$953
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China Southern
LAXMEL
Sun 10/23
1 stop
MELLAX
Tue 11/1
1 stop
$953
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China Southern
LAXMEL
Mon 10/24
1 stop
MELLAX
Mon 11/7
1 stop
$953
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China Southern
LAXMEL
Mon 10/24
1 stop
MELLAX
Tue 11/1
1 stop
$953
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Air New Zealand
LAXMEL
Tue 1/24
1 stop
MELLAX
Tue 2/7
1 stop
$1,049
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United
LAXMEL
Thu 11/10
nonstop
MELLAX
Thu 11/24
nonstop
$1,209
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Air China
LAXMEL
Thu 11/17
1 stop
MELLAX
Sun 11/27
1 stop
$1,213
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Qantas
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Wed 11/9
1 stop
MELLAX
Thu 11/24
1 stop
$1,223
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American
LAXMEL
Tue 11/22
1 stop
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Mon 12/12
1 stop
$1,227
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Virgin Australia
LAXMEL
Mon 10/31
1 stop
MELLAX
Mon 11/14
1 stop
$1,243
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Cathay
LAXMEL
Mon 10/31
1 stop
MELLAX
Mon 11/14
1 stop
$1,349
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Cathay
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Tue 11/1
1 stop
MELLAX
Mon 11/21
1 stop
$1,349
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China Airlines
LAXMEL
Thu 10/13
1 stop
MELLAX
Wed 10/19
1 stop
$1,460
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China Airlines
LAXMEL
Mon 10/17
1 stop
MELLAX
Mon 10/24
1 stop
$1,460
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China Airlines
LAXMEL
Mon 10/17
1 stop
MELLAX
Mon 10/31
1 stop
$1,460
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China Airlines
LAXMEL
Thu 10/20
1 stop
MELLAX
Mon 11/7
1 stop
$1,460
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China Airlines
LAXMEL
Mon 10/24
1 stop
MELLAX
Mon 11/7
1 stop
$1,460
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Emirates
LAXMEL
Mon 12/5
1 stop
MELLAX
Tue 12/13
1 stop
$1,605
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Singapore
LAXMEL
Sun 10/23
2 stops
MELLAX
Sun 11/6
2 stops
$1,715
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Singapore
LAXMEL
Mon 10/24
2 stops
MELLAX
Tue 11/1
2 stops
$1,715
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Singapore
LAXMEL
Mon 10/24
2 stops
MELLAX
Mon 11/7
2 stops
$1,715
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Singapore
LAXMEL
Tue 10/25
2 stops
MELLAX
Tue 11/8
2 stops
$1,715
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Singapore
LAXMEL
Sun 10/30
2 stops
MELLAX
Thu 11/10
2 stops
$1,715
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Lufthansa
LAXMEL
Tue 10/18
2 stops
MELLAX
Mon 10/31
2 stops
$2,594
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Lufthansa
LAXMEL
Tue 10/18
2 stops
MELLAX
Tue 11/1
2 stops
$2,594
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Lufthansa
LAXMEL
Mon 10/24
2 stops
MELLAX
Mon 11/7
2 stops
$2,594
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Lufthansa
LAXMEL
Tue 10/25
2 stops
MELLAX
Tue 11/8
2 stops
$2,594
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Lufthansa
LAXMEL
Thu 11/10
2 stops
MELLAX
Mon 11/14
2 stops
$2,594
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British Airways
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Fri 12/30
2 stops
MELLAX
Tue 1/10
2 stops
$3,859
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How Much is a Flight from Los Angeles to Melbourne?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Los Angeles to Melbourne, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $913.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Los Angeles to Melbourne based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Los Angeles to Melbourne?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Los Angeles to Melbourne.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $2,195 $1,093
7-14 days $1,509 $1,051
14-21 days $1,405 $993
21-30 days $1,259 $878
30-60 days $1,209 $878
60-90 days $1,262 $975
90+ days $1,206 $900

Cheapest Day To Fly from Los Angeles to Melbourne

We've examined 25,112,504,041 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Los Angeles to Melbourne is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$908 $878 $878 $938 $900 $975 $908

Compare Flight Prices from Los Angeles to Melbourne by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Los Angeles to Melbourne flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Los Angeles Melbourne China Eastern 10/26/16 11/9/16 1 $878
November Los Angeles Melbourne China Eastern 11/16/16 11/30/16 1 $878
December Los Angeles Melbourne Fiji Airways 12/1/16 12/8/16 1 $975
January Los Angeles Melbourne Air New Zealand 1/24/17 2/7/17 1 $1,049
February Los Angeles Melbourne Fiji Airways 2/1/17 2/14/17 1 $900
March Los Angeles Melbourne Fiji Airways 3/1/17 3/7/17 1 $900
April Los Angeles Melbourne China Southern 4/6/17 4/19/17 1 $942
May Los Angeles Melbourne Fiji Airways 5/1/17 5/15/17 1 $900

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Los Angeles to Melbourne. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$1,292
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$1,292 $1,218
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$1,218

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne is $1,086.

The average price for direct flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne is $1,321.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne.

Weekly Direct Flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Qantas 1 1 2 1 1 1 1 22:15 23:35
United 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 22:35 22:35

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Los Angeles to Melbourne. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne is $768.

The average price for round trip flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne is $1,004.

Los Angeles to Melbourne Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Los Angeles to Melbourne?
Answer: The average Los Angeles to Melbourne flight time is 15 hours and 46 minutes.
Question: How far is Melbourne from Los Angeles?
Answer: The distance from Los Angeles to Melbourne is 7,923 miles (12,750 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne?
Answer: There are 15 direct flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne.
Question: What are the most popular Los Angeles airlines for direct flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne?
Answer: Qantas Airways provides 53% of the non-stop flights between Los Angeles and Melbourne.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Los Angeles to Melbourne?
Answer: Sydney, AU

Airlines in Los Angeles flying to Melbourne Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 2:13 -04:00Number of routes searched: 75Number of itineraries searched: 2,379,230

Wondering which airlines fly out of Los Angeles to Melbourne? We've gathered the average price of Los Angeles airlines with flights to Melbourne. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Los Angeles to Melbourne
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
Qantas -
United -
Virgin Australia -
Air China PEK
China Airlines TPE
Cathay HKG
China Southern CAN
Emirates DXB
Etihad AUH
Fiji Airways NAN
JAL NRT
China Eastern PVG
Air New Zealand AKL
Philippine MNL
Qantas BNE
Qantas SYD
Qatar DOH
Singapore SIN
Virgin Australia BNE
Virgin Australia SYD

Los Angeles to Melbourne Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Los Angeles and Melbourne. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

Farecompare Research Tools

FareCompare's Flight Schedule Search Tool helps you find information about airline schedule filings, including flight numbers, depart times, and travel distance.

Cheap Domestic Flights from Los Angeles - LAX

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Los Angeles to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $265
Flights from Los Angeles to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $97
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas American, Delta, Spirit, United, Virgin America $75
Flights from Los Angeles to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $117
Flights from Los Angeles to Atlanta American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $187
Flights from Los Angeles to Denver American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $81

Cheap International Flights from Los Angeles - LAX

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Los Angeles to Sydney American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Fiji Airways, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Asiana, Qantas, Singapore, United, Virgin Australia $636
Flights from Los Angeles to Tokyo American, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Delta, Etihad, Hawaiian, Hainan, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air New Zealand, Asiana, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United, Virgin Atlantic $499
Flights from Los Angeles to Bangkok American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Norwegian Shuttle, Emirates, Etihad, Hainan, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Brussels, Singapore, Aeroflot, Thai, Turkish, United $448
Flights from Los Angeles to Brisbane American, Air Canada, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Fiji Airways, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, United, Virgin Australia $958
Flights from Los Angeles to Adelaide American, British Airways, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Lufthansa, Malaysia, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, United, Virgin Australia $1,235
Flights from Los Angeles to Manila Air France, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, Korean, KLM, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United $439
Flights from Los Angeles to Auckland American, Air Canada, British Airways, Air China, Delta, Fiji Airways, Hawaiian, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Aircalin, Singapore, Air Tahiti Nui, United, Virgin Australia $800
Flights from Los Angeles to Canberra British Airways, Delta, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Singapore, Virgin Australia $1,551
Flights from Los Angeles to Hong Kong American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Fiji Airways, Hainan, JAL, Korean, Lufthansa, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, United, Virgin Atlantic $445
Flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai American, Air Canada, Finnair, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Hainan, Iberia, JAL, Korean, Lufthansa, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, United, Virgin Atlantic $523
Flights from Los Angeles to London Jet Airways, American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Norwegian Shuttle, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Iberia, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, El Al, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Austrian, Qantas, Qatar, SAS, Brussels, Aeroflot, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, WOW air $486
Flights from Los Angeles to Delhi Jet Airways, American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Qatar, Aeroflot, Saudi Arabian, Thai, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Virgin Atlantic $476

Cheap International Flights to Melbourne - MEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from San Diego to Melbourne American, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Fiji Airways, China Eastern, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, United, Virgin Australia $1,101
Flights from Ontario to MelbourneCheck Dates
Flights from Santa Ana to Melbourne Delta, United $1,528
Flights from Burbank to Melbourne American $2,689
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Flights from Palm Springs to Melbourne Qantas, United Check Dates
Flights from Palomar to MelbourneCheck Dates
Flights from San Luis Obispo to Melbourne United $1,777
Flights from Santa Maria to MelbourneCheck Dates
Flights from San Diego to Sydney American, Air Canada, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Fiji Airways, JAL, Korean, China Eastern, All Nippon, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, United, Virgin Australia $1,108
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