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Flights from Melbourne to San Francisco, United States Last modified: 26/09/2016 1:56 AM

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Melbourne to San Francisco Last modified: 26/09/2016 1:56 AM

We've scanned 20,789,023,501 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Melbourne to San Francisco. China Southern & Fiji Airways frequently offer the best deals on Melbourne to San Francisco flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

China Southern
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Thu 20/10
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Tue 1/11
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$931
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China Southern
MELSFO
Mon 31/10
2 stops
SFOMEL
Sun 20/11
2 stops
$931
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China Southern
MELSFO
Mon 7/11
2 stops
SFOMEL
Tue 22/11
2 stops
$931
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Fiji Airways
MELSFO
Sat 21/01
2 stops
SFOMEL
Sat 4/02
2 stops
$1,156
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Air China
MELSFO
Mon 7/11
1 stop
SFOMEL
Fri 18/11
1 stop
$1,182
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Air China
MELSFO
Mon 7/11
1 stop
SFOMEL
Sat 19/11
1 stop
$1,182
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Air China
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Tue 10/01
1 stop
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Mon 23/01
1 stop
$1,182
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Air China
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Wed 11/01
1 stop
SFOMEL
Mon 23/01
1 stop
$1,182
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Air China
MELSFO
Mon 16/01
1 stop
SFOMEL
Wed 1/02
1 stop
$1,182
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China Eastern
MELSFO
Tue 8/11
1 stop
SFOMEL
Wed 23/11
1 stop
$1,279
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United
MELSFO
Fri 14/10
1 stop
SFOMEL
Sat 22/10
1 stop
$1,306
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United
MELSFO
Sun 6/11
1 stop
SFOMEL
Sun 13/11
1 stop
$1,306
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United
MELSFO
Wed 9/11
1 stop
SFOMEL
Thu 24/11
1 stop
$1,306
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United
MELSFO
Thu 10/11
1 stop
SFOMEL
Sun 13/11
1 stop
$1,306
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United
MELSFO
Wed 16/11
1 stop
SFOMEL
Thu 24/11
1 stop
$1,306
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American
MELSFO
Mon 14/11
1 stop
SFOMEL
Wed 23/11
1 stop
$1,331
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Philippine
MELSFO
Fri 28/10
1 stop
SFOMEL
Sun 13/11
1 stop
$1,333
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Philippine
MELSFO
Fri 28/10
1 stop
SFOMEL
Tue 1/11
1 stop
$1,333
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Philippine
MELSFO
Wed 9/11
1 stop
SFOMEL
Thu 24/11
1 stop
$1,333
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Philippine
MELSFO
Wed 16/11
1 stop
SFOMEL
Thu 24/11
1 stop
$1,333
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Philippine
MELSFO
Fri 18/11
1 stop
SFOMEL
Thu 24/11
1 stop
$1,333
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Qantas
MELSFO
Tue 8/11
1 stop
SFOMEL
Wed 23/11
1 stop
$1,443
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Virgin Australia
MELSFO
Mon 23/01
2 stops
SFOMEL
Sun 5/02
2 stops
$1,492
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China Airlines
MELSFO
Wed 5/10
1 stop
SFOMEL
Thu 20/10
1 stop
$1,580
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China Airlines
MELSFO
Sat 8/10
1 stop
SFOMEL
Thu 20/10
1 stop
$1,580
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China Airlines
MELSFO
Wed 12/10
1 stop
SFOMEL
Thu 20/10
1 stop
$1,580
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China Airlines
MELSFO
Mon 17/10
1 stop
SFOMEL
Thu 20/10
1 stop
$1,580
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Air New Zealand
MELSFO
Mon 14/11
1 stop
SFOMEL
Wed 23/11
1 stop
$1,625
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Air New Zealand
MELSFO
Sun 20/11
1 stop
SFOMEL
Mon 21/11
1 stop
$1,625
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Air New Zealand
MELSFO
Mon 21/11
1 stop
SFOMEL
Sun 4/12
1 stop
$1,625
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Air New Zealand
MELSFO
Mon 16/01
1 stop
SFOMEL
Wed 1/02
1 stop
$1,625
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Air New Zealand
MELSFO
Tue 17/01
1 stop
SFOMEL
Tue 31/01
1 stop
$1,625
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JAL
MELSFO
Tue 1/11
2 stops
SFOMEL
Wed 9/11
2 stops
$1,664
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JAL
MELSFO
Tue 1/11
2 stops
SFOMEL
Tue 8/11
2 stops
$1,664
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JAL
MELSFO
Wed 2/11
2 stops
SFOMEL
Wed 9/11
2 stops
$1,664
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Etihad
MELSFO
Thu 3/11
2 stops
SFOMEL
Mon 14/11
2 stops
$1,768
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Singapore
MELSFO
Wed 5/10
2 stops
SFOMEL
Thu 20/10
2 stops
$1,805
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Singapore
MELSFO
Tue 11/10
2 stops
SFOMEL
Fri 28/10
2 stops
$1,805
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Singapore
MELSFO
Thu 13/10
2 stops
SFOMEL
Mon 31/10
2 stops
$1,805
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Singapore
MELSFO
Thu 13/10
2 stops
SFOMEL
Fri 28/10
2 stops
$1,805
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Singapore
MELSFO
Thu 20/10
2 stops
SFOMEL
Tue 1/11
2 stops
$1,805
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Cathay
MELSFO
Sat 24/12
1 stop
SFOMEL
Sat 31/12
1 stop
$2,030
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Emirates
MELSFO
Sun 23/10
2 stops
SFOMEL
Sat 29/10
2 stops
$2,151
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Emirates
MELSFO
Tue 1/11
1 stop
SFOMEL
Tue 8/11
1 stop
$2,151
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Emirates
MELSFO
Tue 1/11
1 stop
SFOMEL
Wed 9/11
1 stop
$2,151
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Qatar
MELSFO
Fri 7/10
2 stops
SFOMEL
Thu 20/10
2 stops
$2,742
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Qatar
MELSFO
Fri 21/10
2 stops
SFOMEL
Wed 26/10
2 stops
$2,742
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Qatar
MELSFO
Fri 28/10
2 stops
SFOMEL
Tue 1/11
2 stops
$2,742
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British Airways
MELSFO
Fri 21/10
2 stops
SFOMEL
Tue 25/10
2 stops
$7,104
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How Much is a Flight from Melbourne to San Francisco?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Melbourne to San Francisco, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $992.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Melbourne to San Francisco?

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 Melbourne to San Francisco 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 Melbourne to San Francisco?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $1,441
7-14 days $0 $1,152
14-21 days $0 $1,081
21-30 days $0 $931
30-60 days $0 $931
60-90 days $0 $1,226
90+ days $0 $880

Cheapest Day To Fly from Melbourne to San Francisco

We've examined 20,795,316,600 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Melbourne to San Francisco is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$931 $967 $967 $931 $965 $1,201 $976

Compare Flight Prices from Melbourne to San Francisco 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 Melbourne to San Francisco flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Melbourne San Francisco China Southern 28/09/16 4/10/16 2 $1,441
October Melbourne San Francisco China Southern 20/10/16 1/11/16 2 $931
November Melbourne San Francisco China Southern 7/11/16 22/11/16 2 $931
December Melbourne San Francisco China Southern 1/12/16 10/12/16 2 $1,226
January Melbourne San Francisco China Southern 31/01/17 10/02/17 1 $880
February Melbourne San Francisco China Southern 17/02/17 26/02/17 1 $882
March Melbourne San Francisco China Southern 7/03/17 22/03/17 1 $880
April Melbourne San Francisco China Southern 16/04/17 29/04/17 2 $882

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Melbourne to San Francisco

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$1,502
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$1,502 $1,551
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$1,551
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$965
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$965 $1,066
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$1,066

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Melbourne to San Francisco

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 Melbourne to San Francisco is $1,727.

The average price for direct flights from Melbourne to San Francisco is not available.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Melbourne to San Francisco

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 San Francisco. 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 San Francisco is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Melbourne to San Francisco is $1,727.

Melbourne to San Francisco Flight Questions

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

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Melbourne to San Francisco?
Answer: Sydney, AU

Airlines in Melbourne flying to San Francisco Last modified: 26/09/2016 1:57 AMNumber of routes searched: 64Number of itineraries searched: 232,683

Wondering which airlines fly out of Melbourne to San Francisco? We've gathered the average price of Melbourne airlines with flights to San Francisco. 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.

Melbourne to San Francisco
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
China Southern CAN
Qantas SYD
Cathay HKG
Air China PEK
Air New Zealand AKL
China Southern CAN / WUH
Emirates DXB
Singapore SIN
Etihad AUH
American LAX
Singapore SIN / HKG
Philippine MNL
China Eastern PVG / TAO
Emirates SIN / DXB
China Airlines TPE
Air New Zealand CHC / AKL
Fiji Airways NAN
Air China PVG / PEK
Air China PVG
Qantas ADL / SYD
Qantas BNE / SYD
Singapore SIN / ICN
United LAX / LAS
Air New Zealand WLG / AKL
United LAX / SAN
China Eastern PVG / KMG
Qantas AKL / SYD
Emirates KUL / DXB
American LAX / PHX
American LAX / SLC
Qantas CBR / SYD
American LAX / PDX
American LAX / SEA
Air India DEL
United LAX / ASE
United LAX / JAC
United LAX / MRY

Melbourne to San Francisco Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Melbourne and San Francisco. 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 International Flights from Melbourne - MEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Melbourne to Oakland American, Delta, China Eastern, Virgin Australia $1,593
Flights from Melbourne to San Jose American, Air China, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Fiji Airways, JAL, Qantas, Qatar, Thai, United, Virgin Australia $929
Flights from Melbourne to Los Angeles American, Air China, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Fiji Airways, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, United, Virgin Australia $930
Flights from Melbourne to London American, Air India, Finnair, British Airways, Royal Brunei, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, Malaysia, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Virgin Australia, Vietnam, Virgin Atlantic $993
Flights from Melbourne to Las Vegas American, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Fiji Airways, JAL, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,124
Flights from Melbourne to Sacramento American, Delta, Emirates, Fiji Airways, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,655
Flights from Melbourne to New York American, Air India, Finnair, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Fiji Airways, JAL, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, United, Virgin Australia $1,182
Flights from Melbourne to Santa RosaCheck Dates
Flights from Melbourne to Seattle American, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Hainan, JAL, Xiamen, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Qatar, Thai, United, Virgin Australia $1,305
Flights from Melbourne to Monterey American, United $1,443
Flights from Melbourne to Dallas - Ft Worth American, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Fiji Airways, JAL, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Qatar, United, Virgin Australia $1,344
Flights from Melbourne to San Diego American, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Fiji Airways, JAL, China Eastern, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,380
Flights from Melbourne to Vancouver American, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, JAL, Lufthansa, Xiamen, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, United $1,146
Flights from Melbourne to Reno American, Delta, Fiji Airways, Qantas, United $1,707
Flights from Melbourne to Tokyo Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, AirAsia X, JAL, Jetstar, Malaysia, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Virgin Australia $634
Flights from Melbourne to Chicago American, Finnair, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Fiji Airways, JAL, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Qatar, Thai, United, Virgin Australia $1,280
Flights from Melbourne to Denver American, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Fiji Airways, JAL, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Qatar, United $1,277
Flights from Melbourne to Portland American, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Qatar, United, Virgin Australia $1,319
Flights from Melbourne to Phoenix American, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Delta, Fiji Airways, JAL, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,277
Flights from Melbourne to Shanghai Sichuan, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Garuda, JAL, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, Virgin Australia $550
Flights from Melbourne to Paris American, Air Berlin, Air France, Air India, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Garuda, NIKI, Hainan, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, Malaysia, China Eastern, Austrian, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $1,072
Flights from Melbourne to Ontario American, United $3,740
Flights from Melbourne to Salt Lake City American, Delta, Etihad, Fiji Airways, JAL, China Eastern, Qantas, Qatar, United $1,443
Flights from Melbourne to Fresno American, Delta, Qantas, United Check Dates
Flights from Melbourne to Calgary American, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, JAL, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, United $1,508
Flights from Melbourne to Beijing Sichuan, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, AirAsia X, Garuda, Hainan, JAL, Xiamen, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, United, Virgin Australia $491
Flights from Melbourne to Toronto American, Air India, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, Lufthansa, Malaysia, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Thai, United $1,251
Flights from Melbourne to Bangkok Royal Brunei, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Emirates, Garuda, Jetstar, Malaysia, Bangkok, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, Scoot, Srilankan, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $503

Cheap International Flights to San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Albury to San Francisco Qantas, Singapore, Virgin Australia $1,749
Flights from Albury to Los Angeles China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Cheap Flights from Melbourne to San Francisco