Cheap flights from Los Angeles (LAX) to Melbourne

LAX — MEL
Oct 12 — Oct 191

The best prices from Los Angeles to Melbourne are usually found in October or December, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Sunday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from Los Angeles (LAX) to Melbourne

All the information you need to plan the best LAX to ME1 flight in 2022: compare Los Angeles to Melbourne flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Melbourne.

LAX - MEL

Price

$905 - $1,615

MEL

Temperature

46.4 - 68 °F

MEL

Rainfall

1.2 - 2.4 inches

Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 19% potential price rise
Cheapest inOctoberBest time to find cheap flights, 31% potential price drop
Round-trip from$905From Los Angeles to Melbourne
One-way from$631One-way flight from Los Angeles to Melbourne

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Los Angeles to Melbourne?

Monday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 17%.

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

To save up to 31% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Los Angeles to Melbourne from $1,586 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $1,740 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Los Angeles to Melbourne?

Our data shows that October tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Melbourne from Los Angeles. Users have commonly found prices around $1,308 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $835. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in July.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to Melbourne (LAX - MEL)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Los Angeles to Melbourne in the morning. Doing so could potentially save you 28% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne in October, November 2022

The best prices found for LAX to Melbourne flights for October, November
Nov 21 - Mar 2
LAX

Los Angeles

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

28h 55m
MEL

Melbourne

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

17h 20m
$1,069

Fiji Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/4/22

Nov 22 - Dec 7
LAX

Los Angeles

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

31h 40m
MEL

Melbourne

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

23h 49m
$1,082

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 10/5/22

Nov 23 - Mar 5
LAX

Los Angeles

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

30h 20m
MEL

Melbourne

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

39h 05m
$1,085

Cathay Pacific

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/4/22

Los Angeles to Melbourne 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from Los Angeles found for this year
Dec 5 - Mar 5
LAX

Los Angeles

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

23h 45m
MEL

Melbourne

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

23h 19m
$948

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/5/22

Dec 5 - Mar 6
LAX

Los Angeles

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

23h 45m
MEL

Melbourne

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

22h 59m
$961

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 10/5/22

Dec 5 - Mar 6
LAX

Los Angeles

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

23h 45m
MEL

Melbourne

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

22h 59m
$964

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/4/22

Cheap Fiji Airways flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne

Feb 25 - Mar 14
LAX

Los Angeles

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

18h 35m
MEL

Melbourne

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

17h 05m
$904

Fiji Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/6/22

Feb 25 - Mar 14
LAX

Los Angeles

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

18h 35m
MEL

Melbourne

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

17h 05m
$906

Fiji Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/6/22

Mar 6 - Mar 14
LAX

Los Angeles

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

19h 00m
MEL

Melbourne

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

17h 05m
$907

Fiji Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/4/22

Cheap Qantas Airways flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne

Oct 12 - Nov 4
LAX

Los Angeles

AVV

Melbourne Avalon

1 stop

26h 20m
AVV

Melbourne Avalon

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

19h 04m
$2,983

Qantas Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/5/22

Oct 13 - Nov 5
LAX

Los Angeles

AVV

Melbourne Avalon

1 stop

26h 20m
AVV

Melbourne Avalon

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

38h 39m
$3,167

Qantas Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/5/22

Oct 12 - Oct 26
LAX

Los Angeles

AVV

Melbourne Avalon

1 stop

26h 20m
AVV

Melbourne Avalon

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

23h 50m
$3,385

Qantas Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/5/22

Non-stop flights to Melbourne from Los Angeles

Save time with Los Angeles to Melbourne direct flight deals
Apr 2 - Apr 16
LAX

Los Angeles

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

15h 50m
MEL

Melbourne

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

14h 10m
$1,384

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/4/22

Apr 2 - Apr 16
LAX

Los Angeles

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

15h 50m
MEL

Melbourne

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

14h 10m
$1,385

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/5/22

Mar 13 - Apr 14
LAX

Los Angeles

MEL

Melbourne

Nonstop

15h 55m
MEL

Melbourne

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

14h 10m
$1,435

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/6/22

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne

Late deals on return flights to Melbourne from Los Angeles, departing today and this week
Oct 17 - Nov 10
LAX

Los Angeles

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

28h 45m
MEL

Melbourne

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

17h 25m
$1,535

Fiji Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/4/22

Oct 17 - Oct 23
LAX

Los Angeles

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

39h 45m
MEL

Melbourne

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

24h 50m
$1,629

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/6/22

Oct 12 - Oct 28
LAX

Los Angeles

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

32h 40m
MEL

Melbourne

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

24h 50m
$1,654

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/7/22

One-way flights to Melbourne from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne
Mar 7
LAX

Los Angeles

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

27h 00m
$373

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/6/22

Feb 14
LAX

Los Angeles

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

27h 00m
$395

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/6/22

Feb 14
LAX

Los Angeles

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

27h 00m
$407

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/6/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Los Angeles to Melbourne flights.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne?

Los Angeles (LAX) is the airport you will fly out of if you book a flight from Los Angeles to Melbourne. You should not have trouble finding flights to Melbourne from Los Angeles; the airport handles an average of 4 outbound flights to Melbourne per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 22 airlines have flights from the Los Angeles airport to Melbourne. It is only a 9.4 mi journey to Los Angeles (LAX) from Los Angeles’s city center.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Qantas Airways, Fiji Airways, and Air New Zealand. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne for under $900 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne for under $900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $838, but on average you can expect to pay $897.

Are there nonstop flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne for under $1,400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne under $1,400. A good price for a nonstop flight from Los Angeles to Melbourne is less than $1,566.

Are there last-minute flights available from Los Angeles to Melbourne for under $1,600?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne within the next 7 days for less than $1,600.

How popular is this Los Angeles to Melbourne flight route?

Flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne have been viewed 149 times in the past calendar month.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Los Angeles to Melbourne round-trip?

Flying on Air Canada is currently your cheapest option to Melbourne, with prices starting at $901. Another option worth looking into is Fiji Airways, starting at $904 round trip. You may be able to fly from Los Angeles to Melbourne for 31% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $534 on Air Canada. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Hawaiian Airlines from $631 and Fiji Airways from $640 one-way.

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

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

What are the most reliable airlines from Los Angeles to Melbourne?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Los Angeles to Melbourne are American Airlines (72%), Alaska Airlines (72%) and Qantas Airways (72%).

What are the cheapest flights from Los Angeles to Melbourne?

While on average a flight from Los Angeles to Melbourne is generally $3,675, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $663. When looking at the most popular route, (Los Angeles - Melbourne), you can expect to pay $848 for that flight.

Top 10 airlines flying from Los Angeles to Melbourne

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Los Angeles 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$17FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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China SouthernCheapest$450Average$783FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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China EasternCheapest$614Average$752FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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Etihad AirwaysCheapest$738Average$976FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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XiamenAirCheapest$743Average$953FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time49%COVID-19 safety
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Fiji AirwaysCheapest$804Average$999FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Air CanadaCheapest$869Average$1,113FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%COVID-19 safety
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Cathay PacificCheapest$927Average$1,290FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time72%COVID-19 safety
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Hawaiian AirlinesCheapest$961Average$1,105FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time85%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$1,111Average$1,638FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Los Angeles to Melbourne

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Weekly flight availability from Los Angeles to Melbourne

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Los Angeles to Melbourne
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