Cheap flights from Houston (HOU) to Melbourne (MEL)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Houston (HOU) to Melbourne (MEL)

All the information you need to plan the best HOU to MEL flight in 2021: compare Houston to Melbourne flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Melbourne.
HO1 - MEL
Price
$849 - $1,836
MEL
Temperature
46.4 - 68 °F
MEL
Precipitation
1.2 - 2.4 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 36% potential price rise

Cheapest in

October

Best time to find cheap flights, 28% potential price drop

Average price

$1,836

Average for round-trip flights in December 2021

Round-trip from

$849

From Houston 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 Houston to Melbourne Airport?

Flying to your destination on a Friday 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.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Houston to Melbourne Airport (HO1 - MEL)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Houston to Melbourne Airport at noon. Doing so could potentially save you 11% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Houston to Melbourne Airport?

Our data shows that October tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Melbourne Airport from Houston. Users have commonly found prices around $1,171 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $547. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

Cheap flights from Houston to Melbourne in December, January 2022

The best prices found for HOU to MEL flights for December, January
6 Dec - 3 Feb
$1,569pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
10 Dec - 4 Feb
$1,659pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
6 Dec - 3 Feb
$1,664pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Houston to Melbourne 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from Houston found for this year
6 Dec - 3 Feb
$1,569pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
10 Dec - 4 Feb
$1,659pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
6 Dec - 3 Feb
$1,664pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Last minute flights from Houston to Melbourne

Late deals on round-trip flights to Melbourne from Houston, departing today and this week
10 Dec - 4 Feb
$1,659pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
10 Dec - 4 Feb
$1,733pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
10 Dec - 14 Jan
$1,797pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Singapore Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Singapore Airlines
     
3 STOPS
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

One-way flights to Melbourne from Houston

The cheapest one-way flights from Houston to Melbourne
2:28 am - 6:50 pm
Japan Airlines
2 Stops
47h 22m
IAH - MEL
Japan Airlines
$1,498
JustFly
6:44 am - 6:00 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
42h 16m
IAH - MEL
Multiple Airlines
2:10 pm - 6:20 pm
Emirates
1 Stop
35h 10m
IAH - MEL
Emirates
$2,155
Travelgenio

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Houston to Melbourne

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

Air New Zealand, Qantas Airways, and United Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Houston to Melbourne Airport for under $1,100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $1,059, but on average you can expect to pay $1,184.

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

There are currently 20+ open flights from Houston to Melbourne Airport within the next 7 days for less than $1,700.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $1,387 on Qatar Airways. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Japan Airlines from $1,498 and Delta from $1,610 one-way.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Houston to Melbourne Airport?

When booking a flight from Houston to Melbourne Airport, you may want to consider flying on Air Canada, Air China or Air New Zealand as they are the most popular for this route.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Melbourne (MEL)

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Melbourne from Houston?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Houston to Melbourne

Most visitors from Houston will not be allowed to enter Melbourne.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Houston must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Melbourne.

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

Documents
Travel Authorization Form - Travelers who are not in an exempt category may request an individual exemption to Australia's travel restrictions using this form.


Do I need a test to fly back to Houston from Melbourne?

Returning to Houston from Melbourne

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Melbourne must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Houston.

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

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Alternative routes for Houston to Melbourne

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Melbourne

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Houston to Melbourne.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.42
Average temperature for December in Melbourne
77.0 °F
Avg rainfall for December in Melbourne
1.9 ″

Airports servicing Houston

George Bush Intcntl (IAH)

Airports servicing Melbourne

Top 4 airlines flying from Houston to Melbourne

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Houston 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
United Airlines
$261 $1,160 No cancel fee 69%
Qantas Airways
$525 $698 No cancel fee 74%
Air Canada
$642 $1,055 No cancel fee 67%
Air New Zealand
$749 $1,136 No cancel fee 78%