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

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

All the information you need to plan the best HOU to MEL flight in 2021: compare Hobby to Melbourne flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Melbourne.
HOU - 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 Hobby 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 month to fly from Houston Hobby Airport to Melbourne Airport?

The best pricing can be found in the month of October. Prices to Melbourne Airport from Houston Hobby Airport average $1,171. You can even find prices in October for less than $1,171, as users have found deals to Melbourne Airport from as low as $547. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Melbourne Airport from Houston Hobby Airport. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 56%.

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

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Tuesday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

It’s typically best to fly out from Houston Hobby Airport 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.

Cheap flights from Hobby to Melbourne in December, January 2022

The best prices found for HOU to MEL flights for December, January
5 Jan - 27 Jan
$2,745pp
HOU
Houston Hobby
Delta
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Delta
     
3 STOPS
HOU
Houston Hobby
5 Dec - 28 Jan
$2,845pp
HOU
Houston Hobby
Delta
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Delta
     
3 STOPS
HOU
Houston Hobby
6 Dec - 3 Feb
$3,145pp
HOU
Houston Hobby
Delta
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Delta
     
3 STOPS
HOU
Houston Hobby

Houston Hobby to Melbourne 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Melbourne from Hobby found for this year
5 Dec - 28 Jan
$2,845pp
HOU
Houston Hobby
Delta
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Delta
     
3 STOPS
HOU
Houston Hobby
6 Dec - 3 Feb
$3,145pp
HOU
Houston Hobby
Delta
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Delta
     
3 STOPS
HOU
Houston Hobby
10 Dec - 4 Feb
$3,194pp
HOU
Houston Hobby
Delta
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Delta
     
3 STOPS
HOU
Houston Hobby

Last minute flights from Hobby to Melbourne

Late deals on round-trip flights to Melbourne from Hobby, departing today and this week
10 Dec - 4 Feb
$3,194pp
HOU
Houston Hobby
Delta
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Delta
     
3 STOPS
HOU
Houston Hobby
10 Dec - 14 Jan
$3,195pp
HOU
Houston Hobby
Delta
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Delta
     
3 STOPS
HOU
Houston Hobby
10 Dec - 4 Feb
$3,785pp
HOU
Houston Hobby
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
HOU
Houston Hobby

One-way flights to Melbourne from Houston Hobby

The cheapest one-way flights from Hobby to Melbourne
3:00 am - 6:50 pm
Japan Airlines
2 Stops
46h 50m
HOU - MEL
Japan Airlines
$1,498
JustFly
9:34 am - 1:20 pm
Qatar Airways
2 Stops
34h 46m
HOU - MEL
Qatar Airways
$2,453
JustFly
9:33 am - 7:35 am
American Airlines
3 Stops
29h 02m
HOU - MEL
American Airlines

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Flight FAQs

From Hobby to Melbourne

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

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

Can I find flights from Houston Hobby Airport to Melbourne Airport for under $2,100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Houston Hobby Airport to Melbourne Airport for under $2,100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qantas Airways for just $2,030, but on average you can expect to pay $4,401.

Are there last-minute flights available from Houston Hobby Airport to Melbourne Airport for under $3,200?

There are currently 5+ open flights from Houston Hobby Airport to Melbourne Airport within the next 7 days for less than $3,200.

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

Flying on Qantas Airways is currently your cheapest option to Melbourne Airport, with prices starting at $2,030. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by American Airlines and Delta, with the lowest prices starting at $2,133 and $2,420, respectively.

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

$1,498 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Japan Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Delta and Qatar Airways, with prices starting from $1,610 and $1,890, respectively.

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

When booking a flight from Houston Hobby Airport 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 Hobby?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Houston Hobby to Melbourne

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

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Houston Hobby 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 Hobby from Melbourne?

Returning to Houston Hobby 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 Hobby.

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

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Destination information for Melbourne

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Hobby 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

Airports servicing Melbourne

Top 3 airlines flying from Houston Hobby to Melbourne

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Hobby 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
Qantas Airways
$536 $633 No cancel fee 74%
United Airlines
$746 $1,213 No cancel fee 69%
Air New Zealand
$761 $1,129 No cancel fee 78%