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Cheap Flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne, AU, Australia - LAX to MEL Last modified: Aug 26, 2016 1:11 AM

Popular flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne Last modified: Aug 26, 2016 1:11 AM

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United
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Qantas
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Air New Zealand
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American
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Air China
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Virgin Australia
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Virgin Australia
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Virgin Australia
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Virgin Australia
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Virgin Australia
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Cathay
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Cathay
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China Airlines
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Etihad
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Vietnam
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Singapore
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Singapore
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Malaysia
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Air Tahiti Nui
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Lufthansa
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Lufthansa
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British Airways
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JAL
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JAL
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Los Angeles to Melbourne (LAX to MEL)?

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 $938.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Los Angeles to Melbourne (LAX to MEL)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane 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 discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Los Angeles to Melbourne should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $1,477 $1,041
7-14 days $1,132 $951
14-21 days $1,132 $911
21-30 days $1,118 $1,048
30-60 days $1,118 $911
60-90 days $1,121 $911
90+ days $920 $878

Cheapest Day To Fly from Los Angeles to Melbourne

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Los Angeles to Melbourne.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$936 $911 $911 $936 $971 $989 $911

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Los Angeles to Melbourne

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Los Angeles to Melbourne.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
August Los Angeles Melbourne China Southern 8/31/16 9/12/16 1 $1,041
September Los Angeles Melbourne Philippine 9/13/16 9/28/16 1 $911
October Los Angeles Melbourne Philippine 10/16/16 10/23/16 1 $911
November Los Angeles Melbourne Philippine 11/2/16 11/9/16 1 $911
December Los Angeles Melbourne China Southern 12/2/16 12/14/16 1 $1,001
January Los Angeles Melbourne Qantas 1/31/17 2/8/17 0 $948
February Los Angeles Melbourne Fiji Airways 2/1/17 2/19/17 1 $897
March Los Angeles Melbourne Philippine 3/5/17 3/12/17 1 $891

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Los Angeles to Melbourne

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Los Angeles to Melbourne.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$1,825
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$1,825 $1,655
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$1,655 $1,700
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$1,700 $1,935
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$1,935

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne (LAX to MEL)

Your Los Angeles to Melbourne flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing 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 $1,692.

The average price for non-stop flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne is $1,140.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Los Angeles to Melbourne
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Qantas 2 1 2 1 1 1 1 22:15 23:35
United 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 22:35 22:35

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne (LAX to MEL)

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 $1,026.

The average price for round trip flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne is $1,691.

Los Angeles to Melbourne Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Los Angeles to Melbourne?
Answer: The average Los Angeles to Melbourne flight time is 15 hours and 44 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Los Angeles and Melbourne?
Answer: The distance from Los Angeles to Melbourne is 7923 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne?
Answer: There are 16 direct flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne?
Answer: Qantas Airways provides 56% 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: Brisbane, AU

Airlines Flying from Los Angeles to Melbourne (LAX to MEL) Number of flights searched: 452Last modified: Aug 26, 2016 1:11 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Los Angeles to Melbourne with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne.

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

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Los Angeles and Melbourne, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap Domestic Flights from Los Angeles - LAX

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Los Angeles to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $220
Los Angeles to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $80
Los Angeles to Las Vegas American, Delta, Spirit, United, Virgin America $76
Los Angeles to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $117
Los Angeles to Atlanta American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $172
Los Angeles to Denver American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $86

Cheap International Flights from Los Angeles - LAX

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Los Angeles to Sydney American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Fiji Airways, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, Latam Airlines Group, Lufthansa, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air New Zealand, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, Air Tahiti Nui, United, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $710
Los Angeles to Tokyo American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Hawaiian, Hainan, Iberia, Latam Airlines Brasil, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air New Zealand, Austrian, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Aeroflot, Turkish, Air Tahiti Nui, United, Srilankan, Vietnam, Virgin Atlantic $496
Los Angeles to Bangkok American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Norwegian Shuttle, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Gulf Air, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, El Al, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, Brussels, Singapore, Aeroflot, Thai, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Vietnam $462
Los Angeles to Brisbane American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, British Airways, EVA Air, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Fiji Airways, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Turkish, Air Tahiti Nui, United, Virgin Australia $948
Los Angeles to Adelaide American, British Airways, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Lufthansa, Malaysia, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, United, Virgin Australia $1,015
Los Angeles to Manila Air France, Alitalia, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Gulf Air, JAL, Korean, KLM, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Saudi Arabian, Thai, Turkish, United, Vietnam $452
Los Angeles to Auckland American, Air Canada, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Fiji Airways, Hawaiian, Korean, Latam Airlines Group, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, Air Tahiti Nui, United, Virgin Australia $799
Los Angeles to Canberra American, British Airways, China Southern, Delta, Etihad, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Singapore, Virgin Australia $1,055
Los Angeles to Hong Kong American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Fiji Airways, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, El Al, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, Singapore, Aeroflot, Thai, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Vietnam, Virgin Atlantic $465
Los Angeles to Shanghai American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, AeroMexico, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Hawaiian, Hainan, Iberia, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Aeroflot, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Vietnam, Virgin Atlantic $514
Los Angeles to London Jet Airways, American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Royal Air Maroc, Avianca, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Norwegian Shuttle, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Icelandair, Iberia, Latam Airlines Brasil, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, El Al, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air New Zealand, Austrian, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, South African, SAS, Brussels, Singapore, Aeroflot, Saudi Arabian, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Vietnam, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, WOW air $444
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, Gulf Air, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Qatar, Singapore, Aeroflot, Saudi Arabian, Thai, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Virgin Atlantic $490

Cheap International Flights to Melbourne - MEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Diego to Melbourne American, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Fiji Airways, JAL, Malaysia, China Eastern, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Air Tahiti Nui, United, Virgin Australia $1,111
Ontario to Melbourne American, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, United $1,322
Santa Ana to Melbourne American, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Qatar, United $1,322
Burbank to Melbourne American, Delta, Emirates, Qatar, United $1,172
Tijuana to MelbourneCheck Dates
Santa Barbara to Melbourne American, United Check Dates
Long Beach to Melbourne American, Delta, Qatar $1,395
Palm Springs to Melbourne American, Delta, Qantas, Singapore, United Check Dates
Palomar to MelbourneCheck Dates
San Luis Obispo to Melbourne American, United $1,630
Santa Maria to MelbourneCheck Dates
San Diego to Sydney American, Air Canada, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Fiji Airways, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Air Tahiti Nui, United, Virgin Australia $861
Cheap Flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne, AU, Australia, from $911 Round trip from LAX to MEL