Cheap flights from Sacramento (SMF) to Melbourne (MEL) from $975

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 10/9. 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.
SMF — MEL
Apr 29 — May 61

Cheap flight deals from Sacramento to Melbourne

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Sacramento (SMF) 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 April 24, 2024.

Popular in

September

Cheapest in

April

Round-trip from

$1,083

One-way from

$975
High demand for flights, 56% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 38% potential price drop
From Sacramento Intl to Melbourne
One-way flight from Sacramento Intl to Melbourne

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

Travelers have found that booking a Friday departure is the best way to save up to 86% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 27 days in advance to save up to 106% 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 27 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 Sacramento to Melbourne Airport 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $1,891, or $2,539 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

November can be a great time to fly to Melbourne Airport from Sacramento with a flight ticket averaging about $1,587. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of November for as cheap as $839. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sacramento to Melbourne Airport (SMF - MEL)?

When flying from Sacramento to Melbourne Airport, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the afternoon, which can drop the price by up to 32% versus a flight at noon.

Cheap Air New Zealand flights from Sacramento to Melbourne

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Air New Zealand for the route between Sacramento and Melbourne. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,068,701 searches. Data last updated April 24, 2024.
Take a peek at the cheapest Air New Zealand flights we've detected traveling from Sacramento to Melbourne. Deals update often to give you more flight options matching your criteria
Sun 8/117:00 amSMF - MEL
2 stops34h 50mAir New Zealand
Sat 8/246:15 pmMEL - SMF
2 stops44h 45mAir New Zealand
Deal found 4/23$1,159
Sun 8/117:00 amSMF - MEL
2 stops34h 50mAir New Zealand
Sat 8/249:00 pmMEL - SMF
3 stops42h 30mAir New Zealand
Deal found 4/23$1,663
Sun 9/222:25 pmSMF - MEL
2 stops27h 25mAir New Zealand
Sat 10/55:55 pmMEL - SMF
2 stops56h 24mAir New Zealand
Deal found 4/24$1,731
Sat 8/172:30 pmSMF - MEL
2 stops26h 35mAir New Zealand
Wed 8/2112:10 pmMEL - SMF
2 stops26h 50mAir New Zealand
Deal found 4/23$2,112
Sat 8/1710:20 amSMF - MEL
2 stops31h 15mAir New Zealand
Wed 8/2112:10 pmMEL - SMF
2 stops26h 50mAir New Zealand
Deal found 4/22$2,113
Fri 5/2410:00 amSMF - MEL
1 stop28h 30mAir New Zealand
Mon 5/278:45 amMEL - SMF
2 stops32h 26mAir New Zealand
Deal found 4/24$2,136

Cheap Turkish Airlines flights from Sacramento to Melbourne

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Turkish Airlines for the route between Sacramento and Melbourne. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,068,701 searches. Data last updated April 24, 2024.
Take a gander at the lowest prices we've found on Turkish Airlines flights from Sacramento to Melbourne. Check back soon if you're not seeing flights that suit your needs.
Sun 8/111:10 pmSMF - MEL
3 stops61h 30mTurkish Airlines
Sat 8/249:20 pmMEL - SMF
3 stops65h 34mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 4/22$2,825
Sun 9/221:05 pmSMF - MEL
3 stops61h 35mTurkish Airlines
Sat 10/59:20 pmMEL - SMF
3 stops65h 39mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 4/24$3,444

Cheap Sacramento to Melbourne flights in April & May 2024

Find cheap flight options from Sacramento to Melbourne specifically for the months of April and May 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,068,701 searches. Prices were last updated on April 24, 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from Sacramento to Melbourne in 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
Wed 5/229:20 amSMF - MEL
2 stops57h 05mMultiple Airlines
Wed 5/293:45 pmMEL - SMF
1 stop22h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/24$1,169
Wed 5/229:20 amSMF - MEL
2 stops57h 05mMultiple Airlines
Sun 5/263:45 pmMEL - SMF
1 stop22h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/24$1,197
Wed 5/225:45 pmSMF - MEL
2 stops20h 45mUnited Airlines
Wed 5/299:30 amMEL - SMF
2 stops22h 11mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/24$1,257
Fri 5/249:20 amSMF - MEL
2 stops40h 15mMultiple Airlines
Wed 5/293:45 pmMEL - SMF
1 stop22h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/24$1,342
Thu 5/234:00 pmSMF - MEL
2 stops26h 25mMultiple Airlines
Mon 5/279:00 pmMEL - SMF
2 stops35h 19mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/24$1,405
Thu 5/234:00 pmSMF - MEL
2 stops25h 35mMultiple Airlines
Wed 5/299:00 pmMEL - SMF
2 stops35h 19mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/24$1,467
Fri 5/244:00 pmSMF - MEL
2 stops26h 25mMultiple Airlines
Tue 5/288:55 pmMEL - SMF
2 stops35h 24mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/24$1,490
Fri 5/244:00 pmSMF - MEL
2 stops26h 25mMultiple Airlines
Wed 5/296:00 amMEL - SMF
2 stops26h 19mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/24$1,502
Thu 5/234:00 pmSMF - MEL
2 stops25h 35mMultiple Airlines
Tue 5/287:20 pmMEL - SMF
2 stops36h 59mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/24$1,517

Sacramento to Melbourne 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Sacramento and Melbourne in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,068,701 searches. Data last updated April 24, 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from Sacramento to Melbourne in 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
Sun 8/117:00 amSMF - MEL
2 stops34h 50mAir New Zealand
Sat 8/246:15 pmMEL - SMF
2 stops44h 45mAir New Zealand
Deal found 4/23$1,159
Wed 5/229:20 amSMF - MEL
2 stops57h 05mMultiple Airlines
Wed 5/293:45 pmMEL - SMF
1 stop22h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/24$1,169
Wed 5/229:20 amSMF - MEL
2 stops57h 05mMultiple Airlines
Sun 5/263:45 pmMEL - SMF
1 stop22h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/24$1,197
Wed 5/225:45 pmSMF - MEL
2 stops20h 45mUnited Airlines
Wed 5/299:30 amMEL - SMF
2 stops22h 11mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/24$1,257
Fri 5/249:20 amSMF - MEL
2 stops40h 15mMultiple Airlines
Wed 5/293:45 pmMEL - SMF
1 stop22h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/24$1,342
Thu 5/234:00 pmSMF - MEL
2 stops26h 25mMultiple Airlines
Mon 5/279:00 pmMEL - SMF
2 stops35h 19mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/24$1,405
Fri 11/17:50 amSMF - MEL
2 stops21h 45mMultiple Airlines
Sun 11/176:00 pmMEL - SMF
2 stops23h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/23$1,422
Thu 5/234:00 pmSMF - MEL
2 stops25h 35mMultiple Airlines
Wed 5/299:00 pmMEL - SMF
2 stops35h 19mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/24$1,467
Fri 5/244:00 pmSMF - MEL
2 stops26h 25mMultiple Airlines
Tue 5/288:55 pmMEL - SMF
2 stops35h 24mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 4/24$1,490

One-way flights to Melbourne from Sacramento

Search for one-way flight options from Sacramento 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 3,068,701 searches. Data last updated April 24, 2024.
Users in need of a one-way flight from Sacramento to Melbourne can choose from these deals. For those needing a return trip from Sacramento, there is a search form available above.
Wed 10/97:55 amSMF - MEL
2 stops31h 20mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/23$975
Wed 10/97:55 amSMF - MEL
3 stops40h 15mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 4/23$1,203

Find flights from Sacramento to Melbourne within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Sacramento 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 3,068,701 searches. Data last updated April 24, 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

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Any airport

Budget

$1,159 - $2,825

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Sacramento IntlMelbourne

SMF - MEL

SMFMEL

Sacramento Intl

Sun 8/11

2 stops34h 50m

Melbourne

Sat 8/24

2 stops44h 45m

$1,159

Sacramento IntlMelbourne

SMF - MEL

SMFMEL

Sacramento Intl

Wed 5/22

2 stops57h 05m

Melbourne

Wed 5/29

1 stop22h 45m

$1,169

Sacramento IntlMelbourne

SMF - MEL

SMFMEL

Sacramento Intl

Wed 5/22

2 stops57h 05m

Melbourne

Sun 5/26

1 stop22h 45m

$1,197

Sacramento IntlMelbourne

SMF - MEL

SMFMEL

Sacramento Intl

Wed 5/22

2 stops20h 45m

Melbourne

Wed 5/29

2 stops22h 11m

$1,257

Sacramento IntlMelbourne

SMF - MEL

SMFMEL

Sacramento Intl

Sat 6/1

2 stops25h 26m

Melbourne

Mon 6/24

1 stop27h 31m

$1,973

Sacramento IntlMelbourne

SMF - MEL

SMFMEL

Sacramento Intl

Wed 5/22

2 stops27h 11m

Melbourne

Sun 5/26

2 stops39h 09m

$1,986

Sacramento IntlMelbourne

SMF - MEL

SMFMEL

Sacramento Intl

Sun 9/22

3 stops40h 20m

Melbourne

Sat 10/5

2 stops36h 18m

$1,995

Sacramento IntlMelbourne

SMF - MEL

SMFMEL

Sacramento Intl

Sun 8/11

1 stop26h 08m

Melbourne

Sat 8/24

1 stop20h 55m

$2,701

Sacramento IntlMelbourne

SMF - MEL

SMFMEL

Sacramento Intl

Sun 8/11

3 stops61h 30m

Melbourne

Sat 8/24

3 stops65h 34m

$2,825

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Deals found on 4/23

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sacramento to Melbourne Airport?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Sacramento to Melbourne. Price data was last updated on April 21, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Sacramento to Melbourne Airport flight should consider departing on Tuesday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Sunday afternoons flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Melbourne by month

Plan your trip from Sacramento to Melbourne by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Sacramento to Melbourne is currently $1,089 while a round-trip flight costs $1,807. Price data was last updated on April 21, 2024.

Currently, March is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Sacramento to Melbourne Airport (average of $1,083). Flying from Sacramento to Melbourne Airport in July is currently the most expensive (average of $1,832). 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.

January

$1,529

February

$1,156

March

$1,083

April

$1,397

May

$1,503

June

$1,571

July

$1,832

August

$1,467

September

$1,490

October

$1,562

November

$1,489

December

$1,701

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

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 April 24, 2024.
Read through reviews of airlines operating flights from Sacramento to Melbourne, such as Air New Zealand, Turkish Airlines and United Airlines. In addition to providing an overall rating, users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.3
Very good
655 reviews

Entertainment

7.9

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.8

Overall

8.3

Food

7.6

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went rather smoothly, I have no complaints or negative comments. Thanks for getting me where I needed to be.

8.3
Very good
655 reviews
8.3
Very good
655 reviews

Entertainment

7.9

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.8

Overall

8.3

Food

7.6

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went rather smoothly, I have no complaints or negative comments. Thanks for getting me where I needed to be.

8.3
Very good
1,481 reviews
8.3
Very good
655 reviews

Entertainment

7.9

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.8

Overall

8.3

Food

7.6

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went rather smoothly, I have no complaints or negative comments. Thanks for getting me where I needed to be.

8.0
Very good
251 reviews
8.3
Very good
655 reviews

Entertainment

7.9

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.8

Overall

8.3

Food

7.6

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went rather smoothly, I have no complaints or negative comments. Thanks for getting me where I needed to be.

7.7
Good
1,004 reviews
8.3
Very good
655 reviews

Entertainment

7.9

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.8

Overall

8.3

Food

7.6

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went rather smoothly, I have no complaints or negative comments. Thanks for getting me where I needed to be.

7.5
Good
3,688 reviews
8.3
Very good
655 reviews

Entertainment

7.9

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.8

Overall

8.3

Food

7.6

Reviews

1 / 10

Everything went rather smoothly, I have no complaints or negative comments. Thanks for getting me where I needed to be.

Related info for your journey

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  • What airport do you fly from for flights from Sacramento to Melbourne?

    If you book a flight to Melbourne from Sacramento, you will be flying from Sacramento Intl, which is the city’s only airport. Sacramento Intl (SMF) is located 9.4 mi from the center of Sacramento. There are 0 flights from Sacramento Intl to Melbourne per day from 3 different airlines.

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

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Sacramento to Melbourne Airport for under $1,200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $1,159, but on average you can expect to pay $1,532.

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

    According to our current data, Air New Zealand ($1,159), United Airlines ($1,257), and Qantas Airways ($1,973) offers the cheapest pricing from Sacramento to Melbourne Airport. Air New Zealand is priced at 48% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

  • What does SMF to MEL mean?

    Sacramento Intl Airport is SMF and Melbourne Airport is MEL. These codes are created by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and airlines use them to identify the departing and arrival airports in the flight routes they service.

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

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Sacramento 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 Sacramento to Melbourne with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Sacramento 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 Sacramento to Melbourne that include hotel bookings?

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

  • How can I find direct flights from Sacramento to Melbourne?

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

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

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

    Many airlines flying from Sacramento 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 Sacramento to Melbourne?

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

    The Sacramento to Melbourne Airport flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 4/24.

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Top 3 airlines flying from Sacramento to Melbourne

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United AirlinesCheapest$939Average$1,472FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%
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Air New ZealandCheapest$1,287Average$1,481FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$1,357Average$1,468FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%
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