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Average for round-trip flights in November 2020
From New York to Melbourne
One-way flight from New York to Melbourne
Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Are there currently restrictions on travel to Avalon related to COVID-19?
Yes, there are currently restrictions on flights to Avalon along with the rest of Australia. Before you book or search for flights, consider the following restrictions: Entry restrictions
Australia has restricted the entry of all travelers, with the exception of Australian nationals and permanent residents and their immediate family members, New Zealand nationals residing in Australia, diplomats accredited to Australia and residing in Australia and their immediate family members, and airline crew.
Australia has enacted temporary travel restrictions for flights to Melbourne due to a recent increase in COVID-19 cases.
Travelers who are not Australian citizens and returning permanent residents and their immediate family members need to apply for an exemption to enter Australia.
All international travelers are required to quarantine for 14 days at the first point of entry, unless they're granted an exemption upon request. Quarantines take place in state-designated facilities and fees depend on the state, ranging from $2500 for one adult in the Northern Territory to $3000 for one adult in New South Wales. International flights are currently being diverted away from Victoria. Airline crew are subject to self-isolation until their next scheduled flight.
For more information on quarantine rules in the Australian states, check the following websites:
New South Wales,
The Northern Territory,
Foreign nationals may transit through Australia if the connecting flight is within 72 hours of the arriving flight. They must either have a transit visa or be nationals of a visa-exempt country.
Transit passengers don’t need to apply for an exemption to travel restrictions if they are booked to depart on a connecting flight from the same airport within 72 hours and they are not going to leave the airport. Travelers who plan to leave the airport before boarding their connecting flight or who will be at the airport for longer than 72 hours need to apply for a travel exemption here and will be subject to quarantine until their departing flight. Travelers from New Zealand and Pacific Islanders may not need a travel exemption. More information on transiting Australia is available here.
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Travelers planning to travel across Australian state borders should note that some Australian states also have domestic travel restrictions, border restrictions, and quarantine requirements in place. In the case of onward travel within Australia, travelers are advised to check in advance with their travel/accommodation provider.
. If you are looking to book a trip to Avalon and are outside of the restricted areas, please take the proper precautions and stay informed about traveling during COVID-19.
Cheapest Prices for Avalon flights by month
At the present moment the cheapest month to fly to Avalon is currently February; with December being the most expensive. Prices will vary depending on multiple factors such as booking in advance, airline and departure airports and times.
When is the best time to fly to Avalon?
Choose a month below to see average flight price and weather conditions.
NYC - MEL
$658 - $1,923
71.6 - 89.6 °F
1.02 - 6.69 inches
Flying to Avalon in February is usually considered the best time to fly. However, you will find other deals are always available year round. If you are looking for warm weather when you arrive off of your flight to Avalon then July is statistically the hottest. August is historically the period with most rainfall.
When is the best time to book a flight to Avalon?
Booking 35 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights to Avalon. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.
Which day is cheapest to fly to Avalon?
At the moment, Monday is the most economical day to take a flight to Avalon. Thursday is likely to be the most costly.
What time of day is cheapest to fly to Avalon?
To get the best value, try booking a flight at noon when visiting Avalon. Generally the prices will increase for flights in the evening as these tend to have higher demand.