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Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Los Angeles - MEL to LAX

Popular flights from Melbourne to Los Angeles

If your flight days are flexible and you looking for a good deal, our charts on cheap flights provide some insight regarding affordable flight options for your next big adventure.

American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Mar 9, 2016 Mar 16, 2016 AUD1,127
Hawaiian Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 2, 2016 Jun 18, 2016 AUD1,347
Qantas Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
May 27, 2016 Jun 15, 2016 AUD1,025
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Mar 9, 2016 Mar 10, 2016 AUD1,064
Virgin Australia
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Mar 26, 2016 Apr 14, 2016 AUD1,081

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Melbourne to Los Angeles (MEL to LAX)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Melbourne to Los Angeles, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be AUD1,097.

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

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Melbourne to Los Angeles 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 Melbourne to Los Angeles

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days AUD1,121 AUD1,142
7-14 days AUD1,121 AUD1,142
14-21 days AUD1,121 AUD1,142
21-30 days AUD1,115 AUD1,122
30-60 days AUD1,101 AUD1,081
60-90 days AUD1,101 AUD1,122
90+ days AUD1,025 AUD1,045

Cheapest Day To Fly from Melbourne to Los Angeles

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
AUD1,101 AUD1,115 AUD1,064 AUD1,115 AUD1,101 AUD1,081 AUD1,101

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Melbourne to Los Angeles

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
February Melbourne Los Angeles United 2/12/16 2/21/16 0 AUD1,121
March Melbourne Los Angeles United 3/9/16 3/10/16 2 AUD1,064
April Melbourne Los Angeles United 4/23/16 5/8/16 0 AUD1,101
May Melbourne Los Angeles Qantas 5/27/16 6/15/16 0 AUD1,025
June Melbourne Los Angeles American 6/1/16 6/6/16 0 AUD1,134
July Melbourne Los Angeles United 7/13/16 7/25/16 0 AUD1,121
August Melbourne Los Angeles United 8/26/16 8/26/16 2 AUD1,118
September Melbourne Los Angeles Hawaiian 9/6/16 9/11/16 2 AUD1,342

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

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 Melbourne to Los Angeles.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
AUD1,128
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
AUD1,128 AUD1,121
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
AUD1,121
28 29 1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
AUD1,134
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
AUD1,134

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

Your Melbourne to Los Angeles 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 Melbourne to Los Angeles is AUD1,170.

The average price for non-stop flights from Melbourne to Los Angeles is AUD1,117.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Melbourne to Los Angeles
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Qantas 1 1 2 1 2 1 1 11:20 15:00
United 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 11:25 11:25

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

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 Melbourne to Los Angeles. 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 Melbourne to Los Angeles is AUD798.

The average price for round trip flights from Melbourne to Los Angeles is AUD1,159.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Albury to Los Angeles Qantas, Etihad, Singapore, Virgin Australia, Emirates Check Dates
Melbourne to Long Beach Delta, US Airways, Qatar AUD1,840
Melbourne to Burbank Delta, United, US Airways, Qatar AUD1,271
Melbourne to Las Vegas Qantas, China Southern, China Eastern, Cathay, US Airways, Air New Zealand, JAL, Air Tahiti Nui, Air China, United, Delta, American, Virgin Australia, Qatar, Fiji Airways AUD1,192
Melbourne to Ontario Delta, United, US Airways, American AUD1,180
Melbourne to San Diego Qantas, China Southern, China Eastern, Cathay, US Airways, JAL, Air Tahiti Nui, Air China, Malaysia, United, Delta, American, Virgin Australia, Qatar, Fiji Airways AUD1,272
Melbourne to London Thai, Air New Zealand, Virgin Atlantic, Jet Airways, Turkish, JAL, Garuda, Vietnam, Air China, Delta, Malaysia, Royal Brunei, Virgin Australia, Qatar, China Southern, Qantas, China Eastern, Cathay, Kenya, KLM, SAS, Austrian, Alitalia, Srilankan, Finnair, British Airways, Etihad, Egyptair, Singapore, United, American, Air Berlin, Philippine, Air France, Lufthansa, Air India, Emirates AUD1,395
Melbourne to San Francisco Air New Zealand, JAL, Vietnam, Air Tahiti Nui, Air China, Malaysia, Delta, Virgin Australia, Qatar, Fiji Airways, Qantas, China Eastern, US Airways, Cathay, Singapore, United, American, Philippine, Emirates AUD1,125
Melbourne to Santa Ana Delta, United, US Airways, American, Qatar AUD1,231
Melbourne to New York Air New Zealand, JAL, Air Tahiti Nui, Air China, Malaysia, Delta, Virgin Australia, Qatar, Fiji Airways, China Southern, Qantas, China Eastern, Cathay, US Airways, Finnair, Etihad, Singapore, United, American, Air Berlin, Emirates AUD1,204
Melbourne to Dallas - Ft Worth Qantas, China Eastern, Cathay, US Airways, Air New Zealand, JAL, Air Tahiti Nui, Air China, Malaysia, United, Delta, American, Virgin Australia, Qatar, Fiji Airways, Emirates AUD1,151
Melbourne to Phoenix Qantas, China Southern, China Eastern, US Airways, Air New Zealand, JAL, Air Tahiti Nui, Air China, United, Delta, American, Virgin Australia, Qatar, Fiji Airways AUD1,260
Melbourne to Palm Springs US Airways, United, Delta, American AUD1,265
Melbourne to PalomarCheck Dates
Melbourne to Denver Qantas, Cathay, US Airways, Air New Zealand, JAL, Air Tahiti Nui, Air China, United, Delta, American, Virgin Australia, Qatar, Fiji Airways AUD1,265
Melbourne to San Jose Qantas, US Airways, JAL, Air Tahiti Nui, Delta, United, American, Virgin Australia, Qatar, Fiji Airways AUD1,197
Melbourne to Chicago Qantas, China Eastern, Cathay, US Airways, Air New Zealand, JAL, Air Tahiti Nui, Air China, Etihad, Malaysia, United, Delta, American, Air Berlin, Virgin Australia, Qatar, Fiji Airways AUD1,268
Melbourne to Santa Barbara Qantas, US Airways, JAL, United, American, Fiji Airways Check Dates
Melbourne to Seattle Qantas, China Southern, China Eastern, US Airways, Air New Zealand, Air China, Malaysia, United, Delta, American, Virgin Australia, Qatar, Emirates AUD1,278
Melbourne to Tokyo China Southern, Qantas, Thai, China Eastern, Cathay, Air New Zealand, JAL, Vietnam, Garuda, Air China, Singapore, United, Malaysia, Virgin Australia, Philippine AUD790
Melbourne to TijuanaCheck Dates
Melbourne to Vancouver China Southern, Qantas, China Eastern, Cathay, Air New Zealand, JAL, Air China, Singapore, United, Delta, American, Philippine, Fiji Airways AUD1,463
Melbourne to Sacramento Qantas, Delta, United, US Airways, American, Virgin Australia, Fiji Airways AUD1,302
Melbourne to Shanghai China Southern, Qantas, Thai, China Eastern, Cathay, Air New Zealand, JAL, Vietnam, Garuda, Air China, Singapore, Malaysia, Royal Brunei, Virgin Australia, Philippine AUD677
Melbourne to Paris Thai, Turkish, JAL, Garuda, Vietnam, Air China, Malaysia, Virgin Australia, Qatar, Qantas, China Southern, China Eastern, Cathay, Kenya, KLM, Austrian, Alitalia, Srilankan, Finnair, British Airways, Etihad, Egyptair, Singapore, United, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Lufthansa, Air India, Emirates AUD1,361
Melbourne to Salt Lake City Qantas, China Southern, China Eastern, US Airways, JAL, Air Tahiti Nui, United, Delta, American, Virgin Australia, Qatar, Fiji Airways AUD1,335
Melbourne to Oakland China Eastern, Delta, United, US Airways, Virgin Australia, Qatar AUD1,387
Melbourne to Portland Qantas, China Eastern, US Airways, Air New Zealand, Air China, Malaysia, United, Delta, American, Virgin Australia, Qatar AUD1,305
Melbourne to Santa Maria United Check Dates
Melbourne to Toronto Qantas, China Southern, China Eastern, Cathay, Air New Zealand, JAL, Air China, Finnair, Etihad, United, Delta, American, Philippine, Emirates AUD1,673

Airlines Flying from Melbourne to Los Angeles (MEL to LAX)

Below are the different airlines that fly from Melbourne to Los Angeles 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 Melbourne to Los Angeles.

Melbourne to Los Angeles
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Air China PEK X X X X 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 KUL / DXB 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
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 BNE X X X X X X X
Qatar DOH X X X X X X X
Singapore SIN / NRT 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 Melbourne and Los Angeles, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Melbourne to Los Angeles Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Melbourne to Los Angeles?
Answer: The average Melbourne to Los Angeles flight time is 14 hours and 24 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Melbourne and Los Angeles?
Answer: The distance from Melbourne to Los Angeles is 12750 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Melbourne to Los Angeles?
Answer: There are 16 direct flights from Melbourne to Los Angeles.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Melbourne to Los Angeles?
Answer: Qantas Airways provides 56% of the non-stop flights between Melbourne and Los Angeles.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Melbourne to Los Angeles?
Answer: Brisbane, AU
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