$294+ Cheap flights from Hongqiao Intl (SHA) to Melbourne (MEL)

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SHA — MEL
Jul 27 — Aug 31

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The best prices from Shanghai Hongqiao Intl to Melbourne are usually found in June or May, booked 61 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Saturday and return on a Saturday

Cheap flight deals from Hongqiao Intl to Melbourne

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Hongqiao Intl (SHA) 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 July 22, 2024.

Popular in

February

Cheapest in

June

Round-trip from

$700
(Air China)

One-way from

$294
(Cathay Pacific)
High demand for flights, 39% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 38% potential price drop
From Shanghai Hongqiao Intl to Melbourne
One-way flight from Shanghai Hongqiao Intl to Melbourne

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport?

Friday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 159%.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport?

Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport lean towards being more expensive in February. Prices are generally better when you fly from Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport in June, with the cheapest ticket starting at $318.

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

Unlike in the evening, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 31% on flights from Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport by exploring options for tickets at noon.

Cheap Hongqiao Intl to Melbourne flights in July & August 2024

Find cheap flight options from Hongqiao Intl to Melbourne specifically for the months of July and August 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,674,588 searches. Prices were last updated on July 22, 2024.
Check out some of the best flight deals from Shanghai to Melbourne in 2024. Check back in a little while for more flight options.
This Cathay Pacific deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/22. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Cathay Pacific is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Tue 8/134:50 pmSHA - MEL
1 stop16h 25mCathay Pacific
Thu 10/32:25 pmMEL - SHA
1 stop23h 40mCathay Pacific
Deal found 7/22$519
This Expedia deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/22. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Expedia is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Mon 8/512:10 pmSHA - MEL
1 stop19h 25mXiamenAir
Mon 8/1211:35 amMEL - SHA
1 stop13h 05mXiamenAir
Deal found 7/22$13,897
This Gotogate deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/22. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Gotogate is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Mon 8/52:10 pmSHA - MEL
1 stop17h 25mMultiple Airlines
Mon 8/1211:35 amMEL - SHA
2 stops26h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 7/22$17,607

Hongqiao Intl to Melbourne 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Hongqiao Intl and Melbourne in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,674,588 searches. Data last updated July 22, 2024.
Check out some of the best flight deals from Shanghai to Melbourne in 2024. Check back in a little while for more flight options.
This Air China deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/21. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Air China is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Tue 12/178:25 pmSHA - MEL
1 stop16h 20mAir China
Tue 12/318:15 pmMEL - SHA
1 stop16h 40mAir China
Deal found 7/21$700
This Booking.com deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/21. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Booking.com is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Fri 12/202:50 pmSHA - MEL
1 stop15h 55mChina Southern
Fri 1/311:30 pmMEL - SHA
1 stop13h 40mChina Southern
Deal found 7/21$787
This China Southern deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/21. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure China Southern is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Tue 12/178:50 amSHA - MEL
1 stop19h 00mChina Southern
Sun 1/511:30 pmMEL - SHA
1 stop23h 40mChina Southern
Deal found 7/21$795
This Air China deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/21. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Air China is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Wed 12/188:25 pmSHA - MEL
1 stop16h 20mAir China
Thu 1/28:15 pmMEL - SHA
1 stop16h 40mAir China
Deal found 7/21$852
This mytrip.com deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/21. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure mytrip.com is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Wed 12/188:55 amSHA - MEL
1 stop27h 50mMultiple Airlines
Wed 1/110:50 pmMEL - SHA
2 stops21h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 7/21$887
This Cathay Pacific deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/22. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Cathay Pacific is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Tue 10/14:50 pmSHA - MEL
1 stop16h 25mCathay Pacific
Tue 10/812:45 amMEL - SHA
1 stop14h 20mCathay Pacific
Deal found 7/22$1,233
This Cathay Pacific deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/22. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Cathay Pacific is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Tue 10/14:50 pmSHA - MEL
1 stop16h 25mCathay Pacific
Sun 10/612:45 amMEL - SHA
1 stop14h 20mCathay Pacific
Deal found 7/22$1,433
This mytrip.com deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/21. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure mytrip.com is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Thu 12/198:55 amSHA - MEL
1 stop27h 50mMultiple Airlines
Wed 1/110:50 pmMEL - SHA
2 stops21h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 7/21$2,001
This Cathay Pacific deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/21. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Cathay Pacific is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Fri 9/271:20 pmSHA - MEL
1 stop14h 35mCathay Pacific
Sun 10/612:45 amMEL - SHA
1 stop14h 20mCathay Pacific
Deal found 7/21$4,512

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Consider one of these great deals we found on last-minute flights from Shanghai to Melbourne. It's wise to confirm all flight details are correct before booking.
This Expedia deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/22. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Expedia is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Mon 8/512:10 pmSHA - MEL
1 stop19h 25mXiamenAir
Mon 8/1211:35 amMEL - SHA
1 stop13h 05mXiamenAir
Deal found 7/22$13,897
This Gotogate deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/22. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Gotogate is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Mon 8/52:10 pmSHA - MEL
1 stop17h 25mMultiple Airlines
Mon 8/1211:35 amMEL - SHA
2 stops26h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 7/22$17,607

One-way flights to Melbourne from Hongqiao Intl

Search for one-way flight options from Hongqiao 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 2,674,588 searches. Data last updated July 22, 2024.
Users in need of a one-way flight from Shanghai to Melbourne can choose from these deals. Users can also find round-trip Shanghai to Melbourne flights by using the search form above.
This Cathay Pacific deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/22. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Cathay Pacific is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Fri 10/184:50 pmSHA - MEL
1 stop27h 25mCathay Pacific
Deal found 7/22$294
This Kiwi.com deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/21. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Kiwi.com is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Sun 7/2810:00 pmSHA - MEL
2 stops46h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 7/21$474
This Kiwi.com deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/21. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Kiwi.com is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Sun 7/284:45 pmSHA - MEL
3 stops24h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 7/21$673
This Gotogate deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/21. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Gotogate is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Sun 7/289:00 pmSHA - MEL
1 stop34h 35mXiamenAir
Deal found 7/21$698

Find flights from Hongqiao Intl to Melbourne within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Hongqiao 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 2,674,588 searches. Data last updated July 22, 2024.

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$700 - $4,512

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Shanghai Hongqiao IntlMelbourne

SHA - MEL

SHAMEL

Shanghai Hongqiao Intl

Tue 12/17

1 stop16h 20m

Melbourne

Tue 12/31

1 stop16h 40m

$700

Shanghai Hongqiao IntlMelbourne

SHA - MEL

SHAMEL

Shanghai Hongqiao Intl

Fri 12/20

1 stop15h 55m

Melbourne

Fri 1/3

1 stop13h 40m

$787

Shanghai Hongqiao IntlMelbourne

SHA - MEL

SHAMEL

Shanghai Hongqiao Intl

Tue 12/17

1 stop19h 00m

Melbourne

Sun 1/5

1 stop23h 40m

$795

Shanghai Hongqiao IntlMelbourne

SHA - MEL

SHAMEL

Shanghai Hongqiao Intl

Wed 12/18

1 stop16h 20m

Melbourne

Thu 1/2

1 stop16h 40m

$852

Shanghai Hongqiao IntlMelbourne

SHA - MEL

SHAMEL

Shanghai Hongqiao Intl

Wed 12/18

1 stop27h 50m

Melbourne

Wed 1/1

2 stops21h 20m

$887

Shanghai Hongqiao IntlMelbourne

SHA - MEL

SHAMEL

Shanghai Hongqiao Intl

Tue 10/1

1 stop16h 25m

Melbourne

Tue 10/8

1 stop14h 20m

$1,233

Shanghai Hongqiao IntlMelbourne

SHA - MEL

SHAMEL

Shanghai Hongqiao Intl

Tue 10/1

1 stop16h 25m

Melbourne

Sun 10/6

1 stop14h 20m

$1,433

Shanghai Hongqiao IntlMelbourne

SHA - MEL

SHAMEL

Shanghai Hongqiao Intl

Thu 12/19

1 stop27h 50m

Melbourne

Wed 1/1

2 stops21h 20m

$2,001

Shanghai Hongqiao IntlMelbourne

SHA - MEL

SHAMEL

Shanghai Hongqiao Intl

Fri 9/27

1 stop14h 35m

Melbourne

Sun 10/6

1 stop14h 20m

$4,512

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Deals found on 7/21

How far ahead should I book a flight from Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from Hongqiao Intl to Melbourne. Price data was last updated on July 19, 2024.
The price you pay for your flight from Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 61 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.
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What is the cheapest day to fly from Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Hongqiao Intl to Melbourne. Price data was last updated on July 21, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport flight should consider departing on Saturday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Friday 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 Hongqiao Intl to Melbourne

Have a flexible travel schedule? Discover the best time to fly to Melbourne from Hongqiao Intl with our price prediction graph.
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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 July 22, 2024.
Read through reviews of airlines operating flights from Shanghai to Melbourne, such as Air China, China Southern and Cathay Pacific. You can also see how each airline stacks up in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.0
Very good
187 reviews

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.7

Overall

8.0

Crew

8.4

Food

7.4

Reviews

1 / 1

Boarding system very poor too much waiting and no system

8.0
Very good
187 reviews
8.0
Very good
187 reviews

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.7

Overall

8.0

Crew

8.4

Food

7.4

Reviews

1 / 1

Boarding system very poor too much waiting and no system

7.8
Good
947 reviews
8.0
Very good
187 reviews

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.7

Overall

8.0

Crew

8.4

Food

7.4

Reviews

1 / 1

Boarding system very poor too much waiting and no system

7.0
Good
290 reviews
8.0
Very good
187 reviews

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.7

Overall

8.0

Crew

8.4

Food

7.4

Reviews

1 / 1

Boarding system very poor too much waiting and no system

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  • Can I find flights from Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport for under $700 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport for under $700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air China for just $700, but on average you can expect to pay $4,198.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport for under $13,900?

    There are currently 2+ open flights from Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport within the next 7 days for less than $13,900.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport round-trip?

    Air China, at $700, was found to be the cheapest airline from Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include China Southern and Cathay Pacific.

  • What does SHA to MEL mean?

    Great question - SHA to MEL just means Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport. Now you’ll know what these unique codes when you look for flights!

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

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Hongqiao 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.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Hongqiao Intl to Melbourne with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Hongqiao Intl to Melbourne flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Hongqiao Intl to Melbourne that include hotel bookings?

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

  • How can I find direct flights from Hongqiao Intl to Melbourne?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Hongqiao Intl to Melbourne.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Hongqiao Intl to Melbourne?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Hongqiao 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 Hongqiao Intl to Melbourne that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Hongqiao 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 Hongqiao Intl to Melbourne?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Hongqiao 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 Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport flight deals updated?

    The Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 7/22.

  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport?

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport?

    Currently, March is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport (average of $1,062). Flying from Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport to Melbourne Airport in December is currently the most expensive (average of $1,685). 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 4 airlines flying from Hongqiao Intl to Melbourne

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AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
China SouthernCheapest$335Average$638FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%
XiamenAirCheapest$477Average$632FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time49%
Singapore AirlinesCheapest$527Average$711FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%
China EasternCheapest$680Average$1,374FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%

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