Cheap flights from O'Hare Intl (ORD) to Melbourne (MEL) from $362

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 8/30. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
ORD — MEL
Jun 18 — Jun 251

The best prices from Chicago O'Hare Intl to Melbourne are usually found in March or August, booked 55 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

Cheap flight deals from O'Hare Intl to Melbourne

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from O'Hare Intl (ORD) to Melbourne (MEL). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated June 13, 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

March

Round-trip from

$1,073

One-way from

$362
High demand for flights, 42% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 23% potential price drop
From Chicago O'Hare Intl to Melbourne
One-way flight from Chicago O'Hare Intl to Melbourne

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport?

Flying to your destination on a Wednesday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Melbourne Airport. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport?

To save on the cost of your flight from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport, book at least 48 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 40% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $1,283 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $1,797.

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

March is one of the best times of the year to fly to Melbourne Airport from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport. Prices for March average $1,712 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $909. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a March flight can save you 32% on your journey compared to booking in December

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from ORD to MEL?

It’s typically best to fly out from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 10% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap O'Hare Intl to Melbourne flights in June & July 2024

Find cheap flight options from O'Hare Intl to Melbourne specifically for the months of June and July 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Prices were last updated on June 13, 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Chicago to Melbourne in 2024. Check back in a little while for more flight options.
Fri 7/1212:28 pmORD - MEL
2 stops32h 27mMultiple Airlines
Fri 7/191:45 pmMEL - ORD
2 stops23h 53mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$1,253
Fri 7/121:28 pmORD - MEL
3 stops31h 27mMultiple Airlines
Fri 7/191:45 pmMEL - ORD
3 stops31h 43mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$1,256
Fri 7/1212:28 pmORD - MEL
2 stops32h 27mMultiple Airlines
Fri 7/191:45 pmMEL - ORD
3 stops31h 43mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$1,260
Tue 7/23:40 pmORD - MEL
2 stops27h 45mMultiple Airlines
Mon 7/298:00 pmMEL - ORD
2 stops33h 21mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$1,569
Tue 7/23:40 pmORD - MEL
2 stops29h 40mAir Canada
Sun 7/289:40 pmMEL - ORD
2 stops31h 41mAir Canada
Deal found 6/12$1,601
Tue 7/23:40 pmORD - MEL
2 stops29h 40mAir Canada
Tue 7/308:00 pmMEL - ORD
3 stops39h 44mAir Canada
Deal found 6/12$1,605
Tue 7/239:33 pmORD - MEL
1 stop42h 57mUnited Airlines
Thu 8/1510:55 amMEL - ORD
2 stops23h 38mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/13$1,617
Tue 7/23:40 pmORD - MEL
2 stops29h 40mAir Canada
Fri 7/266:05 amMEL - ORD
2 stops23h 16mAir Canada
Deal found 6/12$1,638
Tue 7/23:40 pmORD - MEL
2 stops29h 40mAir Canada
Wed 7/318:00 pmMEL - ORD
2 stops33h 21mAir Canada
Deal found 6/12$1,641

O'Hare Intl to Melbourne 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between O'Hare Intl and Melbourne in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Data last updated June 13, 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Chicago to Melbourne in 2024. Check back in a little while for more flight options.
Wed 11/2010:35 amORD - MEL
2 stops34h 10mAir New Zealand
Mon 1/208:35 amMEL - ORD
2 stops32h 15mAir New Zealand
Deal found 6/11$1,198
Sun 9/14:45 pmORD - MEL
2 stops27h 05mAir New Zealand
Mon 9/912:10 pmMEL - ORD
2 stops25h 30mAir New Zealand
Deal found 6/12$1,246
Fri 7/1212:28 pmORD - MEL
2 stops32h 27mMultiple Airlines
Fri 7/191:45 pmMEL - ORD
2 stops23h 53mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$1,253
Fri 7/121:28 pmORD - MEL
3 stops31h 27mMultiple Airlines
Fri 7/191:45 pmMEL - ORD
3 stops31h 43mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$1,256
Fri 7/1212:28 pmORD - MEL
2 stops32h 27mMultiple Airlines
Fri 7/191:45 pmMEL - ORD
3 stops31h 43mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$1,260
Mon 9/92:10 pmORD - MEL
2 stops29h 40mAir New Zealand
Sun 9/156:55 pmMEL - ORD
2 stops44h 03mAir New Zealand
Deal found 6/12$1,271
Tue 11/55:52 pmORD - MEL
2 stops50h 53mAir New Zealand
Tue 11/2612:05 pmMEL - ORD
2 stops28h 50mAir New Zealand
Deal found 6/12$1,300
Mon 8/129:33 pmORD - MEL
2 stops46h 17mAir New Zealand
Wed 8/216:55 pmMEL - ORD
2 stops50h 02mAir New Zealand
Deal found 6/12$1,301
Wed 8/79:33 pmORD - MEL
2 stops46h 17mAir New Zealand
Wed 8/218:45 amMEL - ORD
2 stops28h 55mAir New Zealand
Deal found 6/12$1,356

One-way flights to Melbourne from O'Hare Intl

Search for one-way flight options from O'Hare Intl to Melbourne. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Data last updated June 13, 2024.
Take a look at some of the best available options we've come across on one-way flights from Chicago to Melbourne. Users in need of a round-trip flight from Chicago to Melbourne instead should update the search form at the top of page.
Fri 8/309:10 pmORD - MEL
2 stops51h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$362
Tue 8/278:40 amORD - MEL
2 stops39h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$405
Sat 8/246:00 amORD - MEL
2 stops42h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$406
Tue 8/136:35 amORD - MEL
2 stops42h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/13$407
Sat 8/176:35 amORD - MEL
2 stops42h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/13$408
Tue 9/103:36 pmORD - MEL
2 stops32h 59mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/13$411
Sun 9/156:00 amORD - MEL
3 stops46h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/13$424
Fri 8/166:35 amORD - MEL
3 stops59h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/13$425
Mon 8/269:10 pmORD - MEL
2 stops51h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$432

Find flights from O'Hare Intl to Melbourne within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from O'Hare Intl to Melbourne that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Data last updated June 13, 2024.

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Chicago O'Hare IntlMelbourne

ORD - MEL

ORDMEL

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Wed 11/20

2 stops34h 10m

Melbourne

Mon 1/20

2 stops32h 15m

$1,198

Chicago O'Hare IntlMelbourne

ORD - MEL

ORDMEL

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Fri 7/12

2 stops32h 27m

Melbourne

Fri 7/19

2 stops23h 53m

$1,253

Chicago O'Hare IntlMelbourne

ORD - MEL

ORDMEL

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Mon 9/9

2 stops28h 25m

Melbourne

Sun 9/15

3 stops39h 13m

$1,441

Chicago O'Hare IntlMelbourne

ORD - MEL

ORDMEL

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Fri 9/13

1 stop28h 10m

Melbourne

Mon 9/30

1 stop29h 40m

$1,535

Chicago O'Hare IntlMelbourne

ORD - MEL

ORDMEL

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Wed 8/7

1 stop23h 55m

Melbourne

Wed 8/21

1 stop19h 58m

$1,576

Chicago O'Hare IntlMelbourne

ORD - MEL

ORDMEL

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Mon 7/1

2 stops24h 55m

Melbourne

Sun 7/28

2 stops26h 33m

$1,805

Chicago O'Hare IntlMelbourne

ORD - MEL

ORDMEL

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Mon 7/8

2 stops32h 10m

Melbourne

Mon 11/18

2 stops36h 35m

$2,012

Chicago O'Hare IntlMelbourne

ORD - MEL

ORDMEL

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Wed 11/20

2 stops43h 10m

Melbourne

Sun 1/19

2 stops56h 40m

$2,164

Chicago O'Hare IntlMelbourne

ORD - MEL

ORDMEL

Chicago O'Hare Intl

Wed 11/20

2 stops45h 18m

Melbourne

Sun 1/19

3 stops57h 43m

$2,181

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How far ahead should I book a flight from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from O'Hare Intl to Melbourne. Price data was last updated on June 12, 2024.
Booking 55 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.
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What is the cheapest day to fly from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from O'Hare Intl to Melbourne. Price data was last updated on June 9, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport flight should consider departing on Sunday evenings when fares are most often at their lowest. Tuesday evenings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from O'Hare Intl to Melbourne

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Temperature and rainfall in Melbourne by month

Plan your trip to Melbourne by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

MEL

Temperature

46.4 - 68 °F

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Melbourne Airport, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, January is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 68.0 F. Travelers looking to avoid the cold should look outside of July, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 46.4 F).

Reviews of airlines servicing Melbourne

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Melbourne. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Melbourne. Reviews last updated June 13, 2024.
Get a feel of what it's like to fly with United Airlines, Air New Zealand and Air Canada from Chicago to Melbourne by reading reviews from past customers. You can also see how each airline stacks up in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.3
Very good
1,457 reviews

Crew

8.7

Boarding

8.4

Food

7.8

Overall

8.3

Entertainment

7.8

Comfort

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

I travel frequently but it was my first JAL flight and it turned out to be a good experience.

8.3
Very good
1,457 reviews
8.3
Very good
1,457 reviews

Crew

8.7

Boarding

8.4

Food

7.8

Overall

8.3

Entertainment

7.8

Comfort

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

I travel frequently but it was my first JAL flight and it turned out to be a good experience.

8.3
Very good
1,417 reviews
8.3
Very good
1,457 reviews

Crew

8.7

Boarding

8.4

Food

7.8

Overall

8.3

Entertainment

7.8

Comfort

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

I travel frequently but it was my first JAL flight and it turned out to be a good experience.

8.2
Very good
592 reviews
8.3
Very good
1,457 reviews

Crew

8.7

Boarding

8.4

Food

7.8

Overall

8.3

Entertainment

7.8

Comfort

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

I travel frequently but it was my first JAL flight and it turned out to be a good experience.

8.0
Very good
239 reviews
8.3
Very good
1,457 reviews

Crew

8.7

Boarding

8.4

Food

7.8

Overall

8.3

Entertainment

7.8

Comfort

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

I travel frequently but it was my first JAL flight and it turned out to be a good experience.

7.8
Good
1,025 reviews
8.3
Very good
1,457 reviews

Crew

8.7

Boarding

8.4

Food

7.8

Overall

8.3

Entertainment

7.8

Comfort

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

I travel frequently but it was my first JAL flight and it turned out to be a good experience.

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  • Can I find flights from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport for under $1,200 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport for under $1,200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $1,198, but on average you can expect to pay $1,384.

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

    Air New Zealand, at $1,198, was found to be the cheapest airline from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Air Canada and Cathay Pacific. Air New Zealand is currently priced 29% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

  • What does ORD to MEL mean?

    These are just IATA (International Air Transport Association) codes. They are used in aviation to identify and differentiate airports. That’s why a Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport flight would often be abbreviated as a ORD to MEL flight.

  • Can I find deals for flights from O'Hare Intl to Melbourne that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your O'Hare Intl to Melbourne flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

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    Yes. In addition to deals on O'Hare Intl to Melbourne flights, Cheapflights offers vacation packages that include both flights and hotel.

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  • Can I find deals for business class flights from O'Hare Intl to Melbourne?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from O'Hare Intl to Melbourne by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from O'Hare Intl to Melbourne that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from O'Hare Intl to Melbourne offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from O'Hare Intl to Melbourne?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on O'Hare Intl to Melbourne flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport flight deals updated?

    The Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 6/12.

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

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport?

    Currently, March is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport (average of $1,073). Flying from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport in December is currently the most expensive (average of $1,690). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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Top 6 airlines flying from O'Hare Intl to Melbourne

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American AirlinesCheapest$286Average$969FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%
United AirlinesCheapest$906Average$1,619FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%
Fiji AirwaysCheapest$946Average$1,178FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%
Air New ZealandCheapest$1,216Average$1,613FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%
Qantas AirwaysCheapest$1,331Average$1,974FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%
Air CanadaCheapest$1,536Average$1,774FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%

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