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Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Los Angeles, CA, United States - MEL to LAX Last modified: 31/05/2016 1:26 PM

Popular flights from Melbourne to Los Angeles Last modified: 31/05/2016 1:26 PM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
15/06/2016 20/06/2016 $1,500
Hawaiian Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
04/06/2016 07/06/2016 $1,430
Qantas Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
20/07/2016 03/08/2016 $1,436
23/08/2016 06/09/2016 $1,436
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
22/08/2016 03/09/2016 $1,147
Virgin Australia
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
13/09/2016 23/09/2016 $1,241

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 $1,162.

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 $1,539 $1,584
7-14 days $1,521 $1,542
14-21 days $1,483 $1,472
21-30 days $1,817 $1,504
30-60 days $1,436 $1,454
60-90 days $1,436 $1,454
90+ days $949 $956

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
$1,147 $1,168 $1,157 $1,157 $1,168 $1,168 $1,168

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
June Melbourne Los Angeles United 21/06/16 8/07/16 2 $1,176
July Melbourne Los Angeles United 20/07/16 3/08/16 2 $1,157
August Melbourne Los Angeles United 22/08/16 3/09/16 2 $1,147
September Melbourne Los Angeles United 11/09/16 26/09/16 2 $1,168
October Melbourne Los Angeles United 17/10/16 31/10/16 0 $949
November Melbourne Los Angeles United 1/11/16 11/11/16 0 $949
December Melbourne Los Angeles Qantas 5/12/16 5/12/16 0 $1,453
January Melbourne Los Angeles Virgin Australia 17/01/17 4/02/17 1 $999

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
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$1,570
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$1,570 $1,566
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$1,566 $1,665
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$1,665 $1,921
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$1,921 $1,970
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$1,970

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 $1,443.

The average price for non-stop flights from Melbourne to Los Angeles is $1,596.

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 2 1 2 1 1 1 1 09:15 11:50
United 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 09:25 09:25

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 $1,073.

The average price for round trip flights from Melbourne to Los Angeles is $1,440.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Albury to Los Angeles American, Hawaiian, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,765
Melbourne to Long Beach American, Hawaiian, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,826
Melbourne to Burbank American, Hawaiian, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,529
Melbourne to Las Vegas American, Hawaiian, Jetstar, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia, Virgin America $1,390
Melbourne to Ontario American, Hawaiian, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $2,476
Melbourne to San Diego American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,528
Melbourne to London Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, Iberia, Jetstar, KLM, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, Qantas, SAS, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Australia, Virgin Atlantic $1,525
Melbourne to San Francisco American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Jetstar, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,133
Melbourne to Santa Ana American, Alaska, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,529
Melbourne to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, Jetstar, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,782
Melbourne to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Jetstar, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,695
Melbourne to Phoenix American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Jetstar, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,589
Melbourne to Palm Springs American, Alaska, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,798
Melbourne to PalomarCheck Dates
Melbourne to Denver American, Jetstar, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,549
Melbourne to San Jose American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Jetstar, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,208
Melbourne to Chicago American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Jetstar, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,605
Melbourne to Santa Barbara American, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Melbourne to Seattle American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Jetstar, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,298
Melbourne to Tokyo JAL, Jetstar, All Nippon, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $782
Melbourne to Tijuana AeroMexico, Qantas Check Dates
Melbourne to Vancouver Air Canada, Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia, WestJet $1,821
Melbourne to Sacramento American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Jetstar, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,662
Melbourne to Shanghai Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $623
Melbourne to Paris Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, NIKI, Jetstar, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Austrian, Qantas, SAS, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Australia, Virgin Atlantic $1,432
Melbourne to Salt Lake City American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,645
Melbourne to Oakland American, Hawaiian, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $2,055
Melbourne to Portland American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Jetstar, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,535
Melbourne to Santa Maria Qantas, United Check Dates
Melbourne to Toronto Air Canada, Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia, WestJet $2,327

Airlines Flying from Melbourne to Los Angeles (MEL to LAX) Number of flights searched: 432Last modified: 31/05/2016 1:27 PM

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
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
China Southern CAN / SFO 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 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
Philippine MNL / CEB 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 18 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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