Cheap flights from Illinois to Melbourne

ORD — MEL
Dec 4 — Dec 111

How far in advance should I book a flight from Illinois to Melbourne?

To save on the cost of your flight from Illinois to Melbourne, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 21% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $2,174 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $2,219.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Illinois to Melbourne?

November is one of the best times of the year to fly to Melbourne from Illinois. Prices for November average $1,881 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $1,159. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of September. Opting for a November flight can save you 11% on your journey compared to booking in September

When is the cheapest time to fly from Illinois to Melbourne (IL - MEL)?

When flying from Illinois to Melbourne, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from Illinois to Melbourne in November, December 2022

The best prices found for Illinois to Melbourne flights for November, December
Dec 30 - Feb 4
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

55h 15m
MEL

Melbourne

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

33h 15m
$1,678

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 11/27

Dec 30 - Jan 31
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

55h 15m
MEL

Melbourne

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

33h 15m
$1,723

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/27

Dec 29 - Jan 2
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

27h 25m
MEL

Melbourne

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

32h 55m
$1,785

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/27

Illinois to Melbourne 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from Illinois found for this year
Dec 30 - Feb 4
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

55h 15m
MEL

Melbourne

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

33h 15m
$1,678

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/27

Dec 30 - Jan 31
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

55h 15m
MEL

Melbourne

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

33h 15m
$1,723

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/27

Dec 29 - Jan 2
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

27h 25m
MEL

Melbourne

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

32h 55m
$1,785

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/27

Cheap ANA flights from Illinois to Melbourne

Mar 13 - Apr 18
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

30h 10m
MEL

Melbourne

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

39h 10m
$1,463

ANA

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/26

Mar 13 - Apr 16
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

30h 10m
MEL

Melbourne

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

45h 25m
$1,472

ANA

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/26

Cheap United Airlines flights from Illinois to Melbourne

Dec 11 - Jan 17
STL

Lambert-St Louis

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

27h 33m
MEL

Melbourne

STL

Lambert-St Louis

2 stops

23h 28m
$2,957

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/27

Dec 6 - Dec 13
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

25h 15m
MEL

Melbourne

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

24h 20m
$3,052

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Dec 6 - Dec 13
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

22h 40m
MEL

Melbourne

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

22h 23m
$3,057

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Last minute flights from Illinois to Melbourne

Late deals on return flights to Melbourne from Illinois, departing today and this week
Dec 8 - Jan 31
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

42h 50m
MEL

Melbourne

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

33h 15m
$2,339

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/27

Dec 8 - Feb 2
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

42h 50m
MEL

Melbourne

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

1 stop

33h 15m
$2,364

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/27

Dec 8 - Feb 1
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

38h 20m
MEL

Melbourne

ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

2 stops

24h 15m
$2,490

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/27

One-way flights to Melbourne from Illinois

The cheapest one-way flights from Illinois to Melbourne
May 18
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

AVV

Melbourne Avalon

2 stops

37h 10m
$933

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/27

May 19
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

29h 30m
$938

Air Canada

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/27

May 18
ORD

Chicago O'Hare Intl

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

29h 15m
$985

Air Canada

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/27

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Illinois to Melbourne flights.

Which airlines flying from Illinois to Melbourne have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Illinois to Melbourne have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Qantas Airways, United Airlines, and Air New Zealand are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Qantas Airways with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Illinois to Melbourne for under $1,300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Illinois to Melbourne for under $1,300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $1,272, but on average you can expect to pay $1,363.

Are there last-minute flights available from Illinois to Melbourne for under $2,400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Illinois to Melbourne within the next 7 days for less than $2,400.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Illinois to Melbourne one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Air Canada. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $938. Users have also found prices from $1,152 and $1,189 on Fiji Airways and Air Tahiti Nui, respectively.

What are the most popular routes from Illinois to Melbourne?

When deciding which route to take from Illinois to Melbourne consider Chicago O'Hare Intl - Melbourne, Chicago O'Hare Intl - Melbourne Avalon or Lambert-St Louis - Melbourne as they are the most popular.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Illinois to Melbourne?

Before booking your flight from Illinois to Melbourne check out the most popular airlines for this route: American Airlines, Air Canada or Delta.

What are the cheapest flights from Illinois to Melbourne?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $720. While the most popular route (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Melbourne) can be booked for $1,376 on average our data indicates $2,663 when flying from Illinois to Melbourne.

Departure points for flights from Illinois to Melbourne

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Top 10 airlines flying from Illinois to Melbourne

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Illinois to Melbourne choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$12Average$15FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$496Average$2,023FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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China EasternCheapest$710Average$940FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$787Average$1,352FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Air CanadaCheapest$972Average$1,367FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%COVID-19 safety
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Fiji AirwaysCheapest$1,392Average$2,909FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Air New ZealandCheapest$1,517Average$2,272FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%COVID-19 safety
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$1,625Average$2,074FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$1,723Average$2,547FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Qatar AirwaysCheapest$1,980Average$2,525FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%COVID-19 safety
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