Cheap flights from San Diego (SAN) to Melbourne (MEL)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
San Diego (SAN) to Melbourne (MEL)

All the information you need to plan the best SAN to MEL flight in 2022: compare San Diego to Melbourne flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Melbourne.
SAN - MEL
Price
$1,053 - $2,089
MEL
Temperature
46.4 - 68 °F
MEL
Rainfall
1.2 - 2.4 inches

Popular in

April

High demand for flights, 27% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 31% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$1,053

From San Diego to Melbourne

One-way from

$868

One-way flight from San Diego to Melbourne

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San Diego to Melbourne?

Departing on a Tuesday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 33% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Diego to Melbourne (SAN - MEL)?

It’s optimal to fly from San Diego to Melbourne in the morning. By choosing this option you can save up to 10% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at noon.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Diego to Melbourne?

The best pricing can be found in the month of March. Prices to Melbourne from San Diego average $1,523. You can even find prices in March for less than $1,523, as users have found deals to Melbourne from as low as $1,047. The month of April appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Melbourne from San Diego. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 37%.

Cheap flights from San Diego to Melbourne in August, September 2022

The best prices found for SAN to MEL flights for August, September
20 Aug - 17 Sep
$1,603pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
30 Aug - 20 Sep
$1,725pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
30 Aug - 20 Sep
$1,750pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego

San Diego to Melbourne 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from San Diego found for this year
15 Nov - 30 Nov
$1,080pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
3 Nov - 17 Jul
$1,094pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
3 Nov - 22 Jul
$1,140pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego

Cheap Air Canada flights from San Diego to Melbourne

1 Feb - 19 Feb
$1,057pp
SAN
San Diego
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
31 Oct - 21 Nov
$1,517pp
SAN
San Diego
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego

Cheap Undisclosed Carrier flights from San Diego to Melbourne

31 Jan - 18 Feb
$1,455pp
SAN
San Diego
Undisclosed Carrier
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Undisclosed Carrier
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego

Last minute flights from San Diego to Melbourne

Late deals on round-trip flights to Melbourne from San Diego, departing today and this week
20 Aug - 17 Sep
$1,603pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
20 Aug - 17 Sep
$1,785pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
20 Aug - 17 Sep
$1,813pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego

One-way flights to Melbourne from San Diego

The cheapest one-way flights from San Diego to Melbourne
4:15 am - 4:20 pm
Hawaiian Airlines
2 Stops
43h 05m
SAN - MEL
Hawaiian Airlines
$868
Hawaiian Airlines
6:50 am - 10:00 am
Air Canada
2 Stops
32h 10m
SAN - MEL
Air Canada
$1,162
Air Canada
3:30 pm - 9:40 am
Cathay Pacific
3 Stops
47h 10m
SAN - MEL
Cathay Pacific
$1,391
Cathay Pacific

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Flight FAQs

From San Diego to Melbourne

What airport do you fly from for flights from San Diego to Melbourne?

San Diego (SAN), located 2.6 mi from the city center, is the airport you fly out of when you book flights from San Diego to Melbourne. 6 airlines have flights from San Diego to Melbourne on a regular basis. Booking flights from San Diego to Melbourne should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 0 outbound flights to Melbourne per day.

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

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

Can I find flights from San Diego to Melbourne for under $1,100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Diego to Melbourne for under $1,100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air Canada for just $1,057, but on average you can expect to pay $1,300.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Diego to Melbourne for under $1,700?

There are currently 9+ open flights from San Diego to Melbourne within the next 7 days for less than $1,700.

How popular is this San Diego to Melbourne flight route?

Flights from San Diego to Melbourne have been viewed 21 times in the past calendar month.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from San Diego to Melbourne round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from San Diego to Melbourne round-trip from $1,057. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Undisclosed Carrier, from $1,455, and United Airlines, from $1,504. Users have found that Air Canada is 30% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Hawaiian Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $868. Fiji Airways flights start at $1,036 while deals on Cathay Pacific start at $1,134 one-way.

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

When booking a flight from San Diego to Melbourne, you may want to consider flying on Air Canada, Delta or Fiji Airways as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from San Diego to Melbourne?

Looking for the cheapest flight from San Diego to Melbourne? While on average our users pay $1,540, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $982. The most popular route (San Diego - Melbourne), is priced around $918.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Melbourne, Australia

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Melbourne from San Diego?

Information is based on travel restrictions from San Diego to Melbourne

Most visitors from San Diego can enter Melbourne without restrictions.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Diego are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Melbourne.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Diego are not required to quarantine after entering Melbourne.

Do I need a test to fly back to San Diego from Melbourne?

Returning to San Diego from Melbourne

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Melbourne are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering San Diego.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Melbourne are not required to quarantine after entering San Diego.

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Top 4 airlines flying from San Diego to Melbourne

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Diego 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
Qantas Airways
$690 $1,000 No cancel fee 74%
Virgin Australia
$702 $1,027 No cancel fee 80%
Delta
$988 $1,193 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$1,383 $1,663 No cancel fee 69%