Cheap flights from Washington, D.C. (WAS) to Melbourne (MEL)

WAS — MEL
Aug 13 — Aug 201

The best prices from Washington, D.C. to Melbourne are usually found in October or September, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Wednesday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from Washington, D.C. (WAS) to Melbourne (MEL)

All the information you need to plan the best WAS to MEL flight in 2022: compare Washington, D.C. to Melbourne flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Melbourne.

WAS - MEL

Price

$1,225 - $2,463

MEL

Temperature

46.4 - 68 °F

MEL

Rainfall

1.2 - 2.4 inches

Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 29% potential price rise
Cheapest inOctoberBest time to find cheap flights, 30% potential price drop
Round-trip from$1,225From Washington, D.C. (WAS) to Melbourne
One-way from$760One-way flight from Washington, D.C. (WAS) to Melbourne

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Washington, D.C. to Melbourne Airport?

Thursday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Washington, D.C. to Melbourne Airport. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Melbourne Airport.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Washington, D.C. to Melbourne Airport?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 21% 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 Washington, D.C. to Melbourne Airport 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $2,126, or $2,377 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Washington, D.C. to Melbourne Airport?

Our data shows that October tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Melbourne Airport from Washington, D.C.. Users have commonly found prices around $1,745 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $1,198. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in July.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Washington, D.C. to Melbourne Airport (WAS - MEL)?

Unlike at noon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 18% on flights from Washington, D.C. to Melbourne Airport by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

Cheap flights from Washington, D.C. to Melbourne in August, September 2022

The best prices found for WAS to MEL flights for August, September
Aug 31 - Sep 30
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

38h 40m
MEL

Melbourne

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

2 stops

53h 30m
$1,436

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/7/22

Sep 30 - Oct 17
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

30h 45m
MEL

Melbourne

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

32h 10m
$1,730

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/4/22

Sep 18 - Sep 24
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

51h 25m
MEL

Melbourne

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

2 stops

63h 15m
$1,757

SriLankan Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/7/22

Washington, D.C. to Melbourne 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from Washington, D.C. found for this year
Nov 1 - Nov 13
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

29h 20m
MEL

Melbourne

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

2 stops

23h 56m
$1,146

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/7/22

Nov 21 - Dec 5
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

38h 35m
MEL

Melbourne

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

2 stops

43h 42m
$1,383

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/6/22

Oct 24 - Nov 8
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

38h 20m
MEL

Melbourne

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

2 stops

56h 39m
$1,435

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/4/22

Cheap American Airlines flights from Washington, D.C. to Melbourne

Nov 1 - Nov 13
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

29h 20m
MEL

Melbourne

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

2 stops

25h 56m
$1,146

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/7/22

Nov 24 - Dec 12
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

38h 21m
MEL

Melbourne

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

2 stops

29h 30m
$1,484

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/7/22

Nov 24 - Dec 11
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

28h 35m
MEL

Melbourne

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

2 stops

24h 15m
$1,540

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/6/22

Cheap SriLankan Airlines flights from Washington, D.C. to Melbourne

Sep 18 - Sep 24
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

51h 25m
MEL

Melbourne

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

2 stops

63h 15m
$1,757

SriLankan Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/7/22

Sep 13 - Oct 26
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

51h 25m
MEL

Melbourne

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

2 stops

63h 15m
$1,815

SriLankan Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/6/22

Sep 17 - Sep 25
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

51h 25m
MEL

Melbourne

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

2 stops

63h 15m
$1,876

SriLankan Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/5/22

Last minute flights from Washington, D.C. to Melbourne

Late deals on return flights to Melbourne from Washington, D.C., departing today and this week
Aug 12 - Aug 19
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

36h 44m
MEL

Melbourne

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

3 stops

58h 00m
$1,927

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/5/22

Aug 12 - Aug 19
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

MEL

Melbourne

3 stops

53h 35m
MEL

Melbourne

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

2 stops

45h 34m
$1,957

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/5/22

Aug 12 - Aug 19
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

40h 10m
MEL

Melbourne

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

3 stops

53h 40m
$2,022

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/5/22

One-way flights to Melbourne from Washington, D.C.

The cheapest one-way flights from Washington, D.C. to Melbourne
Oct 24
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

MEL

Melbourne

3 stops

52h 51m
$714

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/7/22

Oct 24
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

MEL

Melbourne

3 stops

50h 00m
$715

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/7/22

Oct 24
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

MEL

Melbourne

3 stops

52h 51m
$716

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/6/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Washington, D.C. to Melbourne flights.

Which airlines flying from Washington, D.C. to Melbourne have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Washington, D.C. to Melbourne that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Qantas Airways, United Airlines, and Air Canada. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Washington, D.C. to Melbourne Airport for under $1,200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Washington, D.C. to Melbourne Airport for under $1,200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $1,146, but on average you can expect to pay $1,540.

Are there last-minute flights available from Washington, D.C. to Melbourne Airport for under $2,000?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Washington, D.C. to Melbourne Airport within the next 7 days for less than $2,000.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Washington, D.C. to Melbourne Airport round-trip?

Currently priced at $1,146, American Airlines will fly you from Washington, D.C. to Melbourne Airport and back. In addition to American Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Qatar Airways and Etihad Airways - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $1,543 and $1,612, respectively. You may be able to fly from Washington, D.C. to Melbourne Airport for 34% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the most popular routes from Washington, D.C. to Melbourne Airport?

Most travelers choose Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl - Melbourne, Baltimore/Washington - Melbourne or Washington, D.C. Reagan-National - Melbourne when deciding on the best route from Washington, D.C. to Melbourne Airport.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Washington, D.C. to Melbourne Airport?

Consider Air Canada, Air China or Cathay Pacific when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Washington, D.C. to Melbourne Airport.

What are the cheapest flights from Washington, D.C. to Melbourne Airport?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $1,126. While the most popular route (Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl - Melbourne) can be booked for $1,535 on average our data indicates $2,729 when flying from Washington, D.C. to Melbourne Airport.

Top 7 airlines flying from Washington, D.C. to Melbourne

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Washington, D.C. to Melbourne choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Air ChinaCheapest$776Average$1,370FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%COVID-19 safety
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Air CanadaCheapest$831Average$1,256FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%COVID-19 safety
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Etihad AirwaysCheapest$1,169Average$1,567FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$1,317Average$2,305FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Qatar AirwaysCheapest$1,348Average$1,599FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%COVID-19 safety
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$1,363Average$2,281FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Air New ZealandCheapest$1,559Average$1,787FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%COVID-19 safety
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