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Cheap flights from Washington (WAS) to Melbourne (MEL)

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The best prices from Washington to Melbourne are usually found in August or March, booked 47 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Wednesday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Washington (WAS) to Melbourne (MEL)

WAS - MEL
Price
$782 - $1,677
MEL
Temperature
71.6 - 89.6 °F
MEL
Rainfall
1 - 6.7 inches
Popular in December High demand for flights, 33% potential price rise
Cheapest in August Best time to find cheap flights, 30% potential price drop
Average price $1,374 Average for round-trip flights in setiembre 2020
Round-trip from $782 From Washington 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 Washington to Melbourne?

Users have found that flying from Washington to Melbourne on a Thursday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 47 days in advance to save up to 19% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 47 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Washington to Melbourne 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $1,118, or $1,147 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, April can be a great choice for travel to Melbourne. Flights to Melbourne from Washington in April are about $1,018 on average during April, but can be found for as low as $757.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Washington to Melbourne (WAS - MEL)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Washington to Melbourne in the morning. Doing so could potentially save you 17% on the flight price compared to flying in the evening, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Washington to Melbourne in September, October 2020

The best prices found for WAS to MEL flights for September, October
25 Sep - 22 Oct
$2,665pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
26 Oct - 2 Nov
$2,922pp
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
26 Oct - 1 Nov
$3,114pp
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
DCA
Washington Reagan-National

Washington to Melbourne 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from Washington found for this year
30 Dec - 19 Jan
$1,109pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
26 Nov - 10 Dec
$1,115pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
24 Nov - 9 Dec
$1,117pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl

One-way flights to Melbourne from Washington

The cheapest one-way flights from Washington to Melbourne
3:00 am - 12:50 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
42h 50m
IAD - MEL
Multiple Airlines
$1,888
United
6:15 pm - 12:20 am
Etihad Airways
1 Stop
40h 05m
IAD - MEL
Etihad Airways
1:15 pm - 7:05 am
Delta
3 Stops
50h 50m
IAD - MEL
Delta
$10,722
Delta

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Washington to Melbourne

Are flight prices decreasing from Washington to Melbourne due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Washington and Melbourne for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Can I find flights from Washington to Melbourne for under $1,200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Washington to Melbourne for under $1,200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just $1,109, but on average you can expect to pay $1,297.

Are there nonstop flights from Washington to Melbourne for under $1,100 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Washington to Melbourne, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Is Washington weather warmer or cooler than Melbourne?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 90 °F's in July, on average. The temperature in Melbourne is generally colder than in Washington. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from Washington to Melbourne?

Airlines like Qantas Airways, Delta, and Etihad Airways fly from Washington to Melbourne in about 26h 55m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 2h 05m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

Flying on Qatar Airways is currently your cheapest option to Melbourne, with prices starting at $1,109. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Etihad Airways and Fiji Airways, with the lowest prices starting at $1,115 and $1,451, respectively. Qatar Airways is 1% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

$2,774 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Etihad Airways. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Delta, with prices from $10,722.

Destination information for Melbourne

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Washington to Melbourne
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.43
Average temperature for September in Melbourne
87.8 °F
Avg rainfall for September in Melbourne
4.8 ″

Airports servicing Washington

Reagan National (DCA)

Airports servicing Melbourne

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