Cheap flights from Philadelphia (PHL) to Melbourne (MEL)

PHL — MEL
Feb 1 — Feb 81

The best prices from Philadelphia to Melbourne are usually found in May or September, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Monday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from Philadelphia (PHL) to Melbourne (MEL)

All the information you need to plan the best PHL to MEL flight in 2023: compare Philadelphia to Melbourne flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Melbourne.

PHL - MEL

Price

$1,651 - $2,646

MEL

Temperature

46.4 - 68 °F

MEL

Rainfall

1.2 - 2.4 inches

Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 16% potential price rise
Cheapest inMayBest time to find cheap flights, 26% potential price drop
Round-trip from$1,651From Philadelphia to Melbourne
One-way from$1,335One-way flight from Philadelphia to Melbourne

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Philadelphia to Melbourne Airport?

Users have found that flying from Philadelphia to Melbourne Airport 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 Philadelphia to Melbourne Airport?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 25% 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 61 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 Philadelphia to Melbourne Airport 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $2,413, or $2,635 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

May can be a great time to fly to Melbourne Airport from Philadelphia with a flight ticket averaging about $2,224. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of May for as cheap as $1,474. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Philadelphia to Melbourne Airport (PHL - MEL)?

When flying from Philadelphia to Melbourne Airport, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at noon, which can drop the price by up to 6% versus a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Philadelphia to Melbourne in January, February 2023

The best prices found for PHL to MEL flights for January, February
Feb 20 - Mar 6
PHL

Philadelphia

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

46h 55m
MEL

Melbourne

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

38h 40m
$2,041

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 20 - Mar 6
PHL

Philadelphia

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

28h 40m
MEL

Melbourne

PHL

Philadelphia

2 stops

38h 37m
$2,099

Qantas Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 20 - Mar 8
PHL

Philadelphia

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

46h 55m
MEL

Melbourne

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

33h 55m
$2,109

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Philadelphia to Melbourne 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from Philadelphia found for this year
May 3 - May 17
PHL

Philadelphia

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

35h 35m
MEL

Melbourne

PHL

Philadelphia

2 stops

45h 23m
$1,791

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Oct 23 - Nov 1
PHL

Philadelphia

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

34h 35m
MEL

Melbourne

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

38h 40m
$1,856

Qatar Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Mar 5 - Mar 15
PHL

Philadelphia

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

29h 00m
MEL

Melbourne

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

33h 55m
$1,859

Qatar Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Cheap Air New Zealand flights from Philadelphia to Melbourne

Apr 11 - Jun 6
PHL

Philadelphia

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

38h 43m
MEL

Melbourne

PHL

Philadelphia

2 stops

36h 31m
$2,063

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Jun 7 - Jun 21
PHL

Philadelphia

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

38h 20m
MEL

Melbourne

PHL

Philadelphia

2 stops

39h 56m
$2,087

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Jun 6 - Jun 21
PHL

Philadelphia

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

38h 50m
MEL

Melbourne

PHL

Philadelphia

2 stops

39h 56m
$2,091

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Cheap Fiji Airways flights from Philadelphia to Melbourne

Feb 21 - Mar 7
PHL

Philadelphia

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

33h 33m
MEL

Melbourne

PHL

Philadelphia

2 stops

33h 20m
$2,165

Fiji Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 24 - Mar 3
PHL

Philadelphia

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

28h 50m
MEL

Melbourne

PHL

Philadelphia

2 stops

25h 54m
$2,176

Fiji Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 21 - Feb 28
PHL

Philadelphia

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

30h 49m
MEL

Melbourne

PHL

Philadelphia

2 stops

25h 35m
$2,204

Fiji Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Last minute flights from Philadelphia to Melbourne

Late deals on return flights to Melbourne from Philadelphia, departing today and this week
Feb 5 - Feb 28
PHL

Philadelphia

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

24h 05m
MEL

Melbourne

PHL

Philadelphia

2 stops

25h 10m
$2,192

Qantas Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 5 - Feb 28
PHL

Philadelphia

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

35h 15m
MEL

Melbourne

PHL

Philadelphia

2 stops

24h 23m
$2,342

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 2 - Feb 9
PHL

Philadelphia

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

33h 55m
MEL

Melbourne

PHL

Philadelphia

2 stops

26h 22m
$2,592

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

One-way flights to Melbourne from Philadelphia

The cheapest one-way flights from Philadelphia to Melbourne
Mar 8
PHL

Philadelphia

MEL

Melbourne

3 stops

45h 00m
$601

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 24
PHL

Philadelphia

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

36h 45m
$836

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 24
PHL

Philadelphia

MEL

Melbourne

3 stops

47h 15m
$897

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Melbourne

Air New Zealand
8.4
Very good
15 reviews

Food

7.4

Entertainment

7.1

Boarding

9.0

Comfort

8.8

Overall

8.4

Crew

9.4

Reviews

1 / 6

Plane was late and caused me to miss my return ferry crossing with my vehicle I was bringing to timaru

Air New Zealand
8.4
Very good
15 reviews
Air New Zealand
8.4
Very good
15 reviews

Food

7.4

Entertainment

7.1

Boarding

9.0

Comfort

8.8

Overall

8.4

Crew

9.4

Reviews

1 / 6

Plane was late and caused me to miss my return ferry crossing with my vehicle I was bringing to timaru

Fiji Airways
8.2
Very good
20 reviews
Air New Zealand
8.4
Very good
15 reviews

Food

7.4

Entertainment

7.1

Boarding

9.0

Comfort

8.8

Overall

8.4

Crew

9.4

Reviews

1 / 6

Plane was late and caused me to miss my return ferry crossing with my vehicle I was bringing to timaru

Qatar Airways
7.3
Good
1,007 reviews
Air New Zealand
8.4
Very good
15 reviews

Food

7.4

Entertainment

7.1

Boarding

9.0

Comfort

8.8

Overall

8.4

Crew

9.4

Reviews

1 / 6

Plane was late and caused me to miss my return ferry crossing with my vehicle I was bringing to timaru

Qantas Airways
7.0
Good
110 reviews
Air New Zealand
8.4
Very good
15 reviews

Food

7.4

Entertainment

7.1

Boarding

9.0

Comfort

8.8

Overall

8.4

Crew

9.4

Reviews

1 / 6

Plane was late and caused me to miss my return ferry crossing with my vehicle I was bringing to timaru

Related info for your journey

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

What airport do you fly from for flights from Philadelphia to Melbourne?

Most people fly from Philadelphia (PHL) if they book a flight from Philadelphia to Melbourne. On average, Philadelphia has 0 outbound flights to Melbourne per day from 10 airlines. Philadelphia is conveniently located just 7.0 mi from Philadelphia’s city center.

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

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

Can I find flights from Philadelphia to Melbourne Airport for under $1,800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Philadelphia to Melbourne Airport for under $1,800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $1,791, but on average you can expect to pay $2,002.

Are there last-minute flights available from Philadelphia to Melbourne Airport for under $2,200?

There are currently 12+ open flights from Philadelphia to Melbourne Airport within the next 7 days for less than $2,200.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Philadelphia to Melbourne Airport round-trip from $1,859. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Qantas Airways, from $1,952, and Air New Zealand, from $2,063. Users have found that Qatar Airways is 16% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Qatar Airways. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $1,160. Users have also found prices from $1,328 and $1,451 on Air New Zealand and Qantas Airways, respectively.

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

When booking a flight from Philadelphia to Melbourne Airport, you may want to consider flying on Undisclosed Carrier, American Airlines or Air Canada as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from Philadelphia to Melbourne Airport?

While on average a flight from Philadelphia to Melbourne Airport is generally $5,562, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $2,121. When looking at the most popular route, (Philadelphia - Melbourne), you can expect to pay $1,791 for that flight.

Alternative routes for Philadelphia to Melbourne

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

Top 6 airlines flying from Philadelphia to Melbourne

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Philadelphia to Melbourne choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Air CanadaCheapest$877Average$1,363FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$1,145Average$1,784FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$1,520Average$2,753FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Fiji AirwaysCheapest$1,541Average$2,749FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$1,668Average$2,345FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Qatar AirwaysCheapest$1,868Average$2,458FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%COVID-19 safety
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