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Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Melbourne, AU, Australia - SFO to MEL

Popular flights from San Francisco to Melbourne

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
Feb 29, 2016 Mar 14, 2016 $1,121
Hawaiian Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Mar 12, 2016 Mar 17, 2016 $1,734
Qantas Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Mar 23, 2016 Apr 6, 2016 $1,056
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Feb 29, 2016 Mar 14, 2016 $997
Virgin Australia
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Mar 16, 2016 Mar 29, 2016 $1,082

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from San Francisco to Melbourne (SFO to MEL)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Francisco to Melbourne, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $1,048.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from San Francisco to Melbourne (SFO to MEL)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from San Francisco 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.

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Melbourne

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$997 $1,053 $1,052 $1,040 $1,129 $1,051 $1,020

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from San Francisco to Melbourne

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from San Francisco to Melbourne.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
February San Francisco Melbourne United 2/29/16 3/14/16 1 $997
March San Francisco Melbourne United 3/14/16 3/21/16 1 $999
April San Francisco Melbourne United 4/28/16 5/11/16 1 $1,040
May San Francisco Melbourne United 5/4/16 5/17/16 1 $1,053
June San Francisco Melbourne Virgin Australia 6/6/16 6/12/16 2 $1,089
July San Francisco Melbourne United 7/27/16 8/9/16 1 $1,141
August San Francisco Melbourne United 8/3/16 8/22/16 1 $1,150
September San Francisco Melbourne United 9/20/16 10/2/16 2 $1,155

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from San Francisco to Melbourne (SFO 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 San Francisco 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 San Francisco to Melbourne is $1,791.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to Melbourne is $1,215.

San Francisco to Melbourne Flight Questions

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

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

Airlines Flying from San Francisco to Melbourne (SFO to MEL)

Below are the different airlines that fly from San Francisco 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 San Francisco to Melbourne.

San Francisco to Melbourne
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Air India DEL X X
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
China Southern WUH / CAN 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
China Eastern PVG X X X X X X X
Air New Zealand AKL X X X X X X X
Air New Zealand AKL / CHC X X X X X X X
Philippine MNL X X X
Qantas SYD X X X X X X
Qantas SYD / CBR X X X X X X
Singapore ICN / SIN X X X X X X X
United LAX X X X X X X X
United SBA / LAX X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in San Francisco 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 San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Francisco to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Hawaiian, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $235
San Francisco to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United, Virgin America $130
San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United, Virgin America $132
San Francisco to Atlanta American, Alaska, Frontier, United $208
San Francisco to Las Vegas American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Hawaiian, United, Virgin America $57

Cheap International Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Francisco to Sydney American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Jetstar, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,009
San Francisco to Adelaide American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,171
San Francisco to Tokyo American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, JAL, All Nippon, United, Virgin America, Island Air $793
San Francisco to Bangkok American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Bangkok, Thai, United $679
San Francisco to London American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America, FlexFlight $990
San Francisco to Brisbane American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Jetstar, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia, Virgin America $1,062
San Francisco to Canberra American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia Check Dates
San Francisco to Hong Kong American, Alaska, JetBlue, Cathay, Hawaiian, Hong Kong, Singapore, United $567
San Francisco to Paris American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Corsair, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America, FlexFlight, Aigle Azur $207
San Francisco to Albury American, Hawaiian, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia Check Dates
San Francisco to Auckland American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Air New Zealand, United, Virgin America $1,057
San Francisco to Delhi Jet Airways, American, Air India, Alaska, JetBlue, United $856
San Francisco to Manila American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Philippine, United $452
San Francisco to Shanghai Sichuan, American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, United, Virgin America, Shenzhen $516

Cheap International Flights to Melbourne - MEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Jose to Melbourne American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,189
Sacramento to Melbourne American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,130
Oakland to Melbourne American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia, Island Air $1,114
Fresno to Melbourne American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,879
Reno to Melbourne American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,217
Monterey to Melbourne American, Alaska, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Santa Rosa to Melbourne American, Alaska, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Sacramento to Sydney American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Jetstar, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $907
Oakland to Sydney American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia, Island Air $1,092
San Jose to Sydney American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,088
Reno to Sydney American, Alaska, Hawaiian, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,089
Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Melbourne, AU, Australia, from $997 Round trip from SFO to MEL