Cheap flights from O'Hare Intl (ORD) to Melbourne (MEL)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
O'Hare Intl (ORD) to Melbourne (MEL)

All the information you need to plan the best ORD to MEL flight in 2022: compare O'Hare Intl to Melbourne flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Melbourne.
ORD - MEL
Price
$851 - $1,853
MEL
Temperature
46.4 - 68 °F
MEL
Rainfall
1.2 - 2.4 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 35% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 29% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$851

From Chicago O'Hare Intl to Melbourne

One-way from

$758

One-way flight from Chicago O'Hare Intl to Melbourne

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Melbourne?

To save on the cost of your flight from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Melbourne, book at least 21 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 23% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $1,175 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $1,452.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Melbourne?

November is one of the best times of the year to fly to Melbourne from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport. Prices for November average $1,220 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $674. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a November flight can save you 54% on your journey compared to booking in December

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Melbourne (ORD - MEL)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Melbourne as you normally would.

Cheap flights from O'Hare Intl to Melbourne in May, June 2022

The best prices found for ORD to MEL flights for May, June
7 Jun - 1 Aug
$1,281pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
7 Jun - 3 Aug
$1,295pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
7 Jun - 4 Aug
$1,349pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago O'Hare Intl to Melbourne 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from O'Hare Intl found for this year
10 Nov - 29 Nov
$1,084pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
5 Nov - 13 Nov
$1,100pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
31 Oct - 5 Apr
$1,103pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Last minute flights from O'Hare Intl to Melbourne

Late deals on round-trip flights to Melbourne from O'Hare Intl, departing today and this week
31 May - 2 Aug
$1,387pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
31 May - 3 Aug
$1,402pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
31 May - 29 Jul
$1,455pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to Melbourne from Chicago O'Hare Intl

The cheapest one-way flights from O'Hare Intl to Melbourne
11:51 am - 6:55 am
Air New Zealand
2 Stops
27h 04m
ORD - MEL
Air New Zealand
$758
Kiwi.com
5:20 pm - 10:40 am
SriLankan Airlines
2 Stops
50h 20m
ORD - MEL
SriLankan Airlines
$958
oojo
8:25 am - 5:55 pm
Japan Airlines
1 Stop
42h 30m
ORD - MEL
Japan Airlines
$1,010
ChatDeal

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Flight FAQs

From O'Hare Intl to Melbourne

Which airlines flying from Chicago O'Hare Intl to Melbourne have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Chicago O'Hare Intl to Melbourne have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. China Eastern, Qantas Airways, and American Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like China Eastern with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Melbourne for under $1,100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Melbourne for under $1,100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air Canada for just $1,084, but on average you can expect to pay $1,163.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Melbourne for under $1,400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Melbourne within the next 7 days for less than $1,400.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Melbourne round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Melbourne round-trip from $1,084. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is Air New Zealand. Air Canada is 9% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Melbourne one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Air New Zealand, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $646. However, be on the lookout for offers from Japan Airlines and SriLankan Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Melbourne for a low price.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Melbourne?

When booking a flight from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Melbourne, you may want to consider flying on American Airlines, Air Canada or Delta as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Melbourne?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $16. While the most popular route (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Melbourne) can be booked for $1,134 on average our data indicates $3,710 when flying from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Melbourne.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Melbourne, Australia

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Melbourne from O'Hare Intl?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Chicago O'Hare Intl to Melbourne

Most visitors from Chicago O'Hare Intl need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Melbourne.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chicago O'Hare Intl are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Melbourne.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chicago O'Hare Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Melbourne.

Documents
Travel Authorization Form - Travelers who are not in an exempt category may request an individual exemption to Australia's travel restrictions using this form.

Digital Passenger Declaration - You can start a DPD seven days before your flight to Australia, but you can only submit a DPD within 72 hours before your departure.


Do I need a test to fly back to O'Hare Intl from Melbourne?

Returning to Chicago O'Hare Intl from Melbourne

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Melbourne must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Chicago O'Hare Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Melbourne are not required to quarantine after entering Chicago O'Hare Intl.

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Destination information for Melbourne

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from O'Hare Intl to Melbourne.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.42
Average temperature for May in Melbourne
86.0 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Melbourne
2.0 ″

Airports servicing Chicago

Airports servicing Melbourne

Avalon (AVV)
Melbourne Essendon (MEB)

Top 8 airlines flying from Chicago O'Hare Intl to Melbourne

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from O'Hare Intl to Melbourne choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
$208 $2,102 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$389 $2,023 No cancel fee 71%
China Eastern
$710 $940 No cancel fee 62%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by China Eastern. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Delta
$787 $1,352 No cancel fee N/A
Fiji Airways
$985 $1,626 No cancel fee 74%
Air Canada
$1,199 $1,589 No cancel fee 67%
Air New Zealand
$1,310 $1,647 No cancel fee 78%
Qantas Airways
$1,465 $1,867 No cancel fee 74%
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